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by·prod·uct

or by-prod·uct  (bī′prŏd′əkt)
n.
1. Something produced in the making of something else.
2. A secondary result; a side effect.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.byproduct - a secondary and sometimes unexpected consequence
consequence, effect, result, upshot, outcome, event, issue - a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; "the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"; "his decision had depressing consequences for business"; "he acted very wise after the event"
epiphenomenon - a secondary phenomenon that is a by-product of another phenomenon
2.byproduct - a product made during the manufacture of something else
product, production - an artifact that has been created by someone or some process; "they improve their product every year"; "they export most of their agricultural production"

byproduct

or by-product
noun
Something derived from another:
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