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pro·duc·tion

 (prə-dŭk′shən, prō-)
n.
1.
a. The act or process of producing: timber used for the production of lumber and paper.
b. The fact or process of being produced: a movie going into production.
2. The creation of value or wealth by producing goods and services.
3. The total output, as of a commodity: increased production at the plant.
4. Something produced; a product: "Of all the productions of land, milk is perhaps the most perishable" (Adam Smith).
5.
a. A work of art or literature.
b. A work produced for the stage, screen, television, or radio.
c. A staging or presentation of a theatrical work: a new Broadway production of a musical.
6. A situation or display that is exaggerated or unduly complicated: made a production out of the birthday party.

pro·duc′tion·al adj.

production

(prəˈdʌkʃən)
n
1. the act of producing
2. anything that is produced; product
3. the amount produced or the rate at which it is produced
4. (Economics) economics the creation or manufacture for sale of goods and services with exchange value
5. any work created as a result of literary or artistic effort
6. (Film) the organization and presentation of a film, play, opera, etc
7. (Theatre) Brit the artistic direction of a play
8. (Music, other)
a. the supervision of the arrangement, recording, and mixing of a record
b. the overall sound quality or character of a recording: the material is very strong but the production is poor.
9. (Automotive Engineering) (modifier) manufactured by a mass-production process: a production model of a car.
10. make a production out of make a production of informal to make an unnecessary fuss about
proˈductional adj

pro•duc•tion

(prəˈdʌk ʃən)

n.
1. the act of producing; creation or manufacture.
2. something produced; product.
3. the amount produced.
4. a work of literature or art.
5. the act of presenting for display; presentation; exhibition: the production of evidence.
6. an unnecessarily or exaggeratedly complicated situation or activity: That child makes a production out of going to bed.
7.
a. the organization and presentation of a play or other entertainment.
b. the entertainment itself.
adj.
8. not custom-made or specially produced: a production model.
[1400–50; < Latin]
pro•duc′tion•al, adj.

production

  • arborization - The production of a treelike structure.
  • Broca's area - An area of the brain involved with the production of speech; it was named after P. Paul Broca, a French surgeon.
  • economic, economical - Economic means "pertaining to the production and use of income," and economical is "avoiding waste, being careful of resources."
  • value-added tax - A tax levied on the difference between a commodity's price before taxes and its cost of production.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.production - the act or process of producing something; "Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous"; "the production of white blood cells"
human action, human activity, act, deed - something that people do or cause to happen
rainmaking - activity intended to produce rain
devising, fashioning, making - the act that results in something coming to be; "the devising of plans"; "the fashioning of pots and pans"; "the making of measurements"; "it was already in the making"
foliation - the production of foil by cutting or beating metal into thin leaves
canalisation, canalization - the production of a canal or a conversion to canals
growing - (electronics) the production of (semiconductor) crystals by slow crystallization from the molten state
steel production - making steel from pig iron
2.production - a presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television; "have you seen the new production of Hamlet?"
presentation - the act of making something publicly available; presenting news or other information by broadcasting or printing it; "he prepared his presentation carefully in advance"
staging, theatrical production - the production of a drama on the stage
coup de theatre - a sensational bit of stagecraft
3.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"
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"
spin-off, byproduct, by-product - a product made during the manufacture of something else
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"
end product, output - final product; the things produced
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"
outturn, turnout, output - what is produced in a given time period
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"
fruit, yield - an amount of a product
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"
4.production - (law) the act of exhibiting in a court of law; "the appellate court demanded the production of all documents"
exhibition - the act of exhibiting; "a remarkable exhibition of musicianship"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
5.production - the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time); "production was up in the second quarter"
indefinite quantity - an estimated quantity
picking, pick - the quantity of a crop that is harvested; "he sent the first picking of berries to the market"; "it was the biggest peach pick in years"
6.production - a display that is exaggerated or unduly complicated; "she tends to make a big production out of nothing"
display - behavior that makes your feelings public; "a display of emotion"
7.production - (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for saleproduction - (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale; "he introduced more efficient methods of production"
mass production - the production of large quantities of a standardized article (often using assembly line techniques)
overproduction, overrun - too much production or more than expected
underproduction - inadequate production or less than expected
yield, output - production of a certain amount
capacity - the maximum production possible; "the plant is working at 80 per cent capacity"
breeding - the production of animals or plants by inbreeding or hybridization
brewing - the production of malt beverages (as beer or ale) from malt and hops by grinding and boiling them and fermenting the result with yeast
cultivation - (agriculture) production of food by preparing the land to grow crops (especially on a large scale)
cultivation - the act of raising or growing plants (especially on a large scale)
generation - the production of heat or electricity; "dams were built for the generation of electricity"
mining, excavation - the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth
quarrying - the extraction of building stone or slate from an open surface quarry
oil production, boring, drilling - the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum
sericulture - the production of raw silk by raising silkworms
manufacture, industry - the organized action of making of goods and services for sale; "American industry is making increased use of computers to control production"
economic science, economics, political economy - the branch of social science that deals with the production and distribution and consumption of goods and services and their management
8.production - the creation of value or wealth by producing goods and services
creation, creative activity - the human act of creating

production

noun
1. producing, making, manufacture, manufacturing, construction, assembly, preparation, formation, fabrication, origination two companies involved in the production of the steel pipes
2. creation, development, fashioning, composition, origination the apparent lack of skill in the production of much new modern art
3. output, yield, productivity We need to increase the volume of production.
4. management, administration, direction the story behind the show's production
5. presentation, staging, mounting a critically acclaimed production of Othello
6. presentation, showing, display, proffering discounts on production of membership cards

production

noun
1. Something produced by human effort:
2. The amount or quantity produced:
3. Something that is the result of creative effort:
Translations
إِنْتَاجإنْتاجإنْتاج مَسْرَحِيَّهإنْتاج، مَنْتوج
výrobainscenaceprodukce
produktionopsætning
tuotantovalmistus
proizvodnja
elõállításprodukció
framleiîslauppfærsla
生産
생산
izdelovanjeprodukcijaproizvodnja
produktiontillverkning
การผลิต
imalâtüretimüretim miktarıüretmeyapım
việc sản xuất

production

[prəˈdʌkʃən]
A. N
1. (= making) → producción f; (= manufacture) → producción f, fabricación f
the factory is in full productionla fábrica trabaja a plena capacidad
the car is due to go into production later this yearestá previsto que el coche empiece a fabricarse este año
this model went out of production in 1974este modelo dejó de fabricarse en 1974
to put sth into productionlanzar algo a la producción
to take sth out of production [+ product] → dejar de fabricar algo; [+ land] → dejar de cultivar algo
see also mass 2 D
2. (= output) (Ind, Agr) → producción f (Art, Literat) → obra f
the firm exports 90% of its productionla empresa exporta el 90% de lo que produce or de su producción
industrial/oil productionproducción f industrial/de aceite
3. (= act of showing) → presentación f
on production of this cardal presentar esta tarjeta
4. (Media)
4.1. (= act of producing) (Theat) → producción f, puesta f en escena (Cine, TV, Rad) → realización f
the series goes into production in Marchla serie empezará a realizarse en marzo
4.2. (= play, film, programme) (Theat) → representación f, montaje m (Cine, TV) → producción f
the opera has yet to receive its first productionno se ha hecho nunca una representación or montaje de la ópera, la ópera nunca se ha representado
to make a production out of sthmontar un show por algo
he made a real production out of it!¡montó un verdadero show!
B. CPD [process, department, costs, quota] → de producción
production agreement N (US) → acuerdo m de productividad
production assistant N (Cine, TV) → ayudante mf de realización
production company N (TV) → (compañía f) productora f
production line Ncadena f de fabricación or montaje
production manager N (Ind) → jefe/a m/f de producción (Cine, TV) → jefe/a m/f de realización
production run Nserie f de producción

production

[prəˈdʌkʃən] n
[goods, commodities] → production f
They're increasing production of luxury models → Ils augmentent la production des modèles de luxe.
to put into production [+ goods] → mettre en production
to go into production [goods] → être mis(e) en production
[antibodies, blood cells, hormones] → production f
[play, show] → mise f en scène
a production of "Hamlet" → une mise en scène de "Hamlet"
[film] (= work of producer) → production f (= shooting) → tournage m
Production of the film was halted → Le tournage du film a été arrêté.
on production of → sur production de production companyproduction agreement n (US)accord m de productionproduction company ncompagnie f de productionproduction costs nplcoûts mpl de productionproduction line nchaîne f de fabricationproduction manager ndirecteur/trice m/f de production

production

n
Produktion f; (Ind) → Produktion f, → Herstellung f; (of electricity, energy, heat)Erzeugung f; (of crop)Anbau m; (of coal)Förderung f, → Produktion f; (of book, article, essay)Schreiben nt; (of painting, sculpture)Anfertigung f; (of ideas, novel etc, masterpiece)Hervorbringung f; to put something into productiondie Herstellung or Produktion von etw aufnehmen; when the new car goes into productionwenn der neue Wagen in die Produktion or Herstellung geht; when we go into production (with this new model)wenn wir (mit diesem neuen Modell) in die Produktion or Herstellung gehen; is it still in production?wird das noch hergestellt?; to take something out of productionetw aus der Produktion nehmen
(= output)Produktion f
(= bringing forward, showing) (of ticket, documents)Vorzeigen nt; (of proof, evidence)Lieferung f, → Beibringung f; (of witness)Beibringung f; on production of this ticketgegen Vorlage dieser Eintrittskarte
(of play)Inszenierung f; (of film)Produktion f; there’s no need to make a production (number) (out) of it (inf)es ist nicht notwendig, daraus eine Staatsaffäre zu machen (inf)

production

:
production capacity
production car
n (Aut) → Serienwagen m
production company
n (TV, Video, also Theat) → Produktionsgesellschaft f
production control
nFertigungskontrolle f
production costs
production department
n (of publishing company etc)Herstellungsabteilung f
production director
n (Radio, TV) → Sendeleiter(in) m(f)
production engineer
nBetriebsingenieur(in) m(f)
production line
nFließband nt, → Fertigungsstraße f
production manager
nProduktionsleiter(in) m(f)
production method
production model
n (of car)Serienmodell nt
production planning
nProduktions-/Fertigungsplanung f
production platform
n (for oil) → Förderplattform f
production site

production

[prəˈdʌkʃn] n
a. (manufacture) → produzione f
to put into production → mettere in produzione
to take out of production → togliere dalla produzione
the country's steel production → la produzione siderurgica del paese
b. (showing) → presentazione f; (of documents) → produzione f
on production of this ticket → dietro presentazione di questo biglietto
c. (of film, show) → produzione f; (of play) → messa in scena; (work produced) → realizzazione f teatrale (or cinematografica)

produce

(prəˈdjuːs) verb
1. to bring out. She produced a letter from her pocket.
2. to give birth to. A cow produces one or two calves a year.
3. to cause. His joke produced a shriek of laughter from the children.
4. to make or manufacture. The factory produces furniture.
5. to give or yield. The country produces enough food for the population.
6. to arrange and prepare (a theatre performance, film, television programme etc). The play was produced by Henry Dobson.
(ˈprodjuːs) noun
something that is produced, especially crops, eggs, milk etc from farms. agricultural/farm produce.
proˈducer noun
a person who produces a play, film, etc, but is usually not responsible for instructing the actors.
product (ˈprodəkt) noun
1. a result. The plan was the product of hours of thought.
2. something manufactured. The firm manufactures metal products.
3. the result of multiplying one number by another. The product of 9 and 2 is 18.
proˈduction (-ˈdakʃən) noun
1. the act or process of producing something. car-production; The production of the film cost a million dollars.
2. the amount produced, especially of manufactured goods. The new methods increased production.
3. a particular performance, or set of repeated performances, of a play etc. I prefer this production of `Hamlet' to the one I saw two years ago.
proˈductive (-ˈdaktiv) adjective
(negative unproductive) producing a lot; fruitful. productive land; Our discussion was not very productive.
productivity (prodəkˈtivəti) noun
the rate or efficiency of work especially in industrial production.

production

إِنْتَاج výroba produktion Produktion παραγωγή producción tuotanto production proizvodnja produzione 生産 생산 productie produksjon produkcja produção производство tillverkning การผลิต üretim việc sản xuất 生产

production

n. producción, rendimiento.
References in classic literature ?
During this eulogium on the rare production of his native poets, the stranger had drawn the book from his pocket, and fitting a pair of iron-rimmed spectacles to his nose, opened the volume with a care and veneration suited to its sacred purposes.
I was reinforced in this opinion by seeing that it was the production of one Fitz Swackhammer.
Every Socialist did his share, and lived upon the vision of the "good time coming,"--when the working class should go to the polls and seize the powers of government, and put an end to private property in the means of production.
And not only his, but any commoner's in the land, though he were the mightiest production of all the ages, in intellect, worth, and character, and I bankrupt in all three.
But there are many works well worth reading at the Park; and there are others of more modern production which I know I can borrow of Colonel Brandon.
On all ordinary occasions Magdalen's appetite would have terrified those feeble sentimentalists who affect to ignore the all-important influence which female feeding exerts in the production of female beauty.
Nothing but the production of the afflicted Gabelle's letter from his prison of the Abbaye would have got him on so far.
One night, I was sitting in the chimney-corner with my slate, expending great efforts on the production of a letter to Joe.
It was his purpose, at the same time, to have rendered the experiment as complete as possible, by bringing the intended work before the public as the effort of a new candidate for their favour, in order that no degree of prejudice, whether favourable or the reverse, might attach to it, as a new production of the Author of Waverley; but this intention was afterwards departed from, for reasons to be hereafter mentioned.
But the large rivers are full of vessels, and abound with excellent fish; for they seldom get any from the sea, because the sea fish are of the same size with those in Europe, and consequently not worth catching; whereby it is manifest, that nature, in the production of plants and animals of so extraordinary a bulk, is wholly confined to this continent, of which I leave the reasons to be determined by philosophers.
And we have so revolutionized our methods of production that we now produce seven times as much coal, fourteen times as much oil and pig- iron, twenty-two times as much copper, and forty-three times as much steel.
And what more need be adduced to explain nutrition, and the production of the different humors of the body, beyond saying, that the force with which the blood, in being rarefied, passes from the heart towards the extremities of the arteries, causes certain of its parts to remain in the members at which they arrive, and there occupy the place of some others expelled by them; and that according to the situation, shape, or smallness of the pores with which they meet, some rather than others flow into certain parts, in the same way that some sieves are observed to act, which, by being variously perforated, serve to separate different species of grain?

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