[prod-uhkt, -uhkt]
a thing produced by labor: products of farm and factory; the product of his thought.
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.
the totality of goods or services that a company makes available; output: a decrease in product during the past year.
Chemistry. a substance obtained from another substance through chemical change.
the result obtained by multiplying two or more quantities together.
intersection ( def 3a ).

1400–50; late Middle English < Latin prōductum (thing) produced, neuter of past participle of prōdūcere to produce

multiproduct, adjective
subproduct, noun Unabridged
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product (ˈprɒdʌkt)
1.  something produced by effort, or some mechanical or industrial process
2.  the result of some natural process
3.  a result or consequence
4.  a substance formed in a chemical reaction
5.  chiefly (US) any substance used to style hair, such as gel, wax, mousse, or hairspray
6.  maths
 a.  the result of the multiplication of two or more numbers, quantities, etc
 b.  another name for intersection Also called: set product
7.  See Cartesian product
[C15: from Latin prōductum (something) produced, from prōdūcere to bring forth]

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Word Origin & History

c.1430, "mathematical quantity obtained by multiplication," from M.L. productum, from L. "something produced," noun use of neuter pp. of producere "bring forth" (see produce). General sense of "anything produced" is attested in Eng. from 1575.
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Medical Dictionary

product prod·uct (prŏd'əkt)

  1. Something produced by human or mechanical effort or by a natural process.

  2. A substance resulting from a chemical reaction.

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Science Dictionary
product   (prŏd'əkt)  Pronunciation Key 
A number or quantity obtained by multiplication. For example, the product of 3 and 7 is 21.
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Computing Dictionary

product definition

mathematics, programming
An expression in mathematics or computer programming consisting of two other expressions multiplied together. In mathematics, multiplication is usually represented by juxtaposition, e.g. "x y", whereas in programming, "*" is used as an infix operator, e.g. "salary * tax_rate.
In the most common type of product, each operand is a number (integer, real number, fraction or imaginary number) but the term extends naturally to cover more complex operations like multiplying a string by an integer (e.g., in Perl, "foo" x 2) or multiplying vectors and matrices or more than two operands.
In type systems, a tuple is sometimes known as a "product type".
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Example sentences
It can be tough to make these distinctions and discern when a new product
  solves only the problem it created.
Not all appearances of name-brand items in movies result from product placement.
Other stores try to make it easier for customers to get the look and feel of a
  product without actually handling the goods.
In proportion to the completeness of the distillation, so will the purity and
  imperishableness of the product be.
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