|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|
|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]|
product prod·uct (prŏd'əkt)
Something produced by human or mechanical effort or by a natural process.
A substance resulting from a chemical reaction.
|product (prŏd'əkt) Pronunciation Key
A number or quantity obtained by multiplication. For example, the product of 3 and 7 is 21.