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product

noun uk   /ˈprɒd.ʌkt/  us   /ˈprɑː.dʌkt/

product noun (THING MADE)

B1 [C or U] something that is made to be sold, usually something that is produced by an industrial process or, less commonly, something that is grown or obtained through farming: They do a range of skin-care products. The product is so good it sells itself. I'm trying to cut down on dairy products.
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a/the product of sth a/the result of something: A figure like that is usually the product of many hours spent in the gym. She had a very happy childhood, and I guess her confidence is a product of that.
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product noun (IN MATHEMATICS)

[C] specialized mathematics the result you get when two or more numbers are multiplied together: The product of 6 and 3 is 18.
Translations of “product”
in Korean 생산물, 제품…
in Arabic مُنْتَج…
in Portuguese produto…
in Catalan producte…
in Japanese 製品, 生産物…
in Italian prodotto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 產品, 產物…
in Russian продукция, изделие, продукт…
in Turkish ürün, mahsul…
in Chinese (Simplified) 产品, 产物…
in Polish produkt, wyrób…
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