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produce

verb [T]     /prəˈdjuːs/
MAKE
B1 to make or grow something: The factory produces about 900 cars a year. This plant will produce small yellow flowers in the spring.Creating and producingInventing, designing and innovation
CAUSE
B2 to cause a particular reaction or result: Nuts produce an allergic reaction in some people.Causing things to happen
SHOW
to take an object from somewhere so that people can see it: One of the men suddenly produced a gun from his pocket.Showing and demonstrating
FILM/PLAY
to control how a film, play, programme, or musical recording is made: He's produced some of the top Broadway shows.Production, direction and recordingRecording sounds and images
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