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product

División en sílabas: prod·uct
Pronunciación: /ˈprädəkt
 
/

Definición de product en inglés:

sustantivo

1An article or substance that is manufactured or refined for sale: marketing products and services food products
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Food labels must be on all processed food products.
  • As well as excellence in customer service and innovative marketing, they reward new products and product development.
  • Despite modest gains in food sales and more significant ones in household products, overall sales were down sharply.
1.1A substance produced during a natural, chemical, or manufacturing process: waste products
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It is also used for other natural products, including fruit juices, beer, wine and honey.
  • In these small air sacs is where oxygen enters the blood and waste products like carbon dioxide leave the blood.
  • Yeast eat sugar, creating alcohol and carbon dioxide as waste products as they do so.
Sinónimos
artifact, commodity, manufactured article;
creation, invention;
(products)goods, wares, merchandise, produce
1.2A thing or person that is the result of an action or process: his daughter, the product of his first marriage
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The end result is the product of numerous ideas and decisions - and a little bit of alchemy!
  • He has done a good job, that's obvious, but you can only judge the product on the end result and that is still to come.
  • In the US and Canada, millers fortify grain, which has a knock-on effect on many products in the food chain.
Sinónimos
1.3A person whose character and identity have been formed by a particular period or situation: an aging academic who is a product of the 1960s
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  • He was not a one-off; he was the product of a situation that could recur.
  • A practising lawyer is the product of the same period of intensive, difficult study and training as for a surgeon.
  • Her character was a product of the romantic age, as were his family and friends.
1.4Commercially manufactured articles, especially recordings, viewed collectively: too much product of too little quality
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • They succeeded by manufacturing commercially viable product that people found beneficial to their lives.
  • Can we expect more focus on British product from the Mountain View firm?
  • She doesn't realise that our resellers don't stock loads of product.
2 Mathematics A quantity obtained by multiplying quantities together, or from an analogous algebraic operation.
Example sentences
  • The total claimed on the work order is 63 hours and the amount charged is simply the product of that number multiplied by the hourly rate.
  • The product of zero multiplied by a debt or fortune is zero.
  • The force on an object is the product of its mass multiplied by its acceleration.

Origen

late Middle English (as a mathematical term): from Latin productum 'something produced', neuter past participle (used as a noun) of producere 'bring forth' (see produce).

Words that rhyme with product

ventiduct • aqueduct

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