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prod•uct(ˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt)
Produce is usually a verb, pronounced /prə'djuːs/.
To produce a result or effect means to cause it to happen.
To produce goods or food means to make or grow them, usually to be sold.
Food that is grown to be sold is called produce, pronounced /'prɒdjuːs/.
Goods that are made and sold in large quantities are called products.
|Noun||1.||product - commodities offered for sale; "good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products"|
cargo, consignment, freight, lading, shipment, payload, load, loading - goods carried by a large vehicle
contraband - goods whose importation or exportation or possession is prohibited by law
feature - an article of merchandise that is displayed or advertised more than other articles
generic - any product that can be sold without a brand name
ironmongery - the merchandise that is sold in an ironmonger's shop
irregular, second - merchandise that has imperfections; usually sold at a reduced price without the brand name
line of business, line of merchandise, line of products, product line, business line, line - a particular kind of product or merchandise; "a nice line of shoes"
mercantile establishment, outlet, retail store, sales outlet - a place of business for retailing goods
number - an item of merchandise offered for sale; "she preferred the black nylon number"; "this sweater is an all-wool number"
refill - a commercial product that refills a container with its appropriate contents; "he got a refill for his ball-point pen"; "he got a refill for his notebook"
release - merchandise issued for sale or public showing (especially a record or film); "a new release from the London Symphony Orchestra"
software product, software package - merchandise consisting of a computer program that is offered for sale
inventory, stock - the merchandise that a shop has on hand; "they carried a vast inventory of hardware"; "they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory"
top of the line - the best (most expensive) in a given line of merchandise
|2.||product - an artifact that has been created by someone or some process; "they improve their product every year"; "they export most of their agricultural production"|
book, volume - physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together; "he used a large book as a doorstop"
book - a number of sheets (ticket or stamps etc.) bound together on one edge; "he bought a book of stamps"
creation - an artifact that has been brought into existence by someone
deliverable - something that can be provided as the product of development; "under this contract the deliverables include both software and hardware"
brainchild, inspiration - a product of your creative thinking and work; "he had little respect for the inspirations of other artists"; "after years of work his brainchild was a tangible reality"
job - an object worked on; a result produced by working; "he held the job in his left hand and worked on it with his right"
magazine - product consisting of a paperback periodic publication as a physical object; "tripped over a pile of magazines"
newspaper, paper - the physical object that is the product of a newspaper publisher; "when it began to rain he covered his head with a newspaper"
turnery - products made on a lathe
piece of work, work - a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing; "it is not regarded as one of his more memorable works"; "the symphony was hailed as an ingenious work"; "he was indebted to the pioneering work of John Dewey"; "the work of an active imagination"; "erosion is the work of wind or water over time"
motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, pic, film, picture show, flick, picture - a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"
|3.||product - a quantity obtained by multiplication; "the product of 2 and 3 is 6"|
quantity - the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable
factorial - the product of all the integers up to and including a given integer; "1, 2, 6, 24, and 120 are factorials"
multiple - the product of a quantity by an integer; "36 is a multiple of 9"
|4.||product - a chemical substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction; "a product of lime and nitric acid"|
hydrolysate - a product of hydrolysis
chemical, chemical substance - material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
filtrate - the product of filtration; a gas or liquid that has been passed through a filter
|5.||product - a consequence of someone's efforts or of a particular set of circumstances; "skill is the product of hours of practice"; "his reaction was the product of hunger and fatigue"|
|6.||product - the set of elements common to two or more sets; "the set of red hats is the intersection of the set of hats and the set of red things"|
set - a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used; "a set of books"; "a set of golf clubs"; "a set of teeth"
consumer products → productos mpl de consumo
food products → productos mpl alimenticios
see also end D
see also finished 2
see also gross E
see also waste E
it is the product of his imagination → es producto de su imaginación
she is the product of a broken home → es el clásico producto de un hogar deshecho
product liability N → responsabilidad f del fabricante
product line N → línea f de productos
product manager N → product manager mf
product placement N → emplazamiento m
product range N → gama f de productos
product research N → investigación f del producto
product specification N → descripción f del producto
We are all products of our time → Nous sommes tous le produit de notre époque.