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English definition of “produce”

produce

verb [T] (CAUSE)    /prəˈdjuːs/ US  /-ˈduːs/
B2 to cause a reaction or result : The senator's speech produced an angry response from the opposition . Her remarks produced an awkward silence . If used on delicate skin , this cream may produce a stinging sensation .Causing things to happen
(Definition of produce verb (CAUSE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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