Meaning of PRODUCT in English


/prod"euhkt, -ukt/ , n.

1. a thing produced by labor: products of farm and factory; the product of his thought.

2. a person or thing produced by or resulting from a process, as a natural, social, or historical one; result: He is a product of his time.

3. the totality of goods or services that a company makes available; output: a decrease in product during the past year.

4. Chem. a substance obtained from another substance through chemical change.

5. Math.

a. the result obtained by multiplying two or more quantities together.

b. intersection (def. 3a).

[ 1400-50; late ME productum (thing) produced, neut. of ptp. of producere to PRODUCE ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .