Definition of means of production in English:

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means of production

plural noun

(Especially in a political context) the facilities and resources for producing goods: in this society, the means of production are communally owned
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  • Yet, whereas capitalists simply own the means of production, intellectuals are directly involved in the actual processes of production.
  • So, Marx argued that as long as one is not controlling the means of production, they are proletarian.
  • It has agglomerated population, centralized means of production, and has concentrated property in a few hands.
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