product
has definitions from the fields of business,mathematics,chemistry


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[ noun ] (business) commodities offered for sale
Synonyms Examples "good business depends on having good merchandise" "that store offers a variety of products" Used in print (Handbook of Federal Aids to Communities. U.S. Dep...)The Small_Business_Administration ( SBA ) provides guidance and advice on sources of technical information relating to small business management and research and development of products . Guidance and advice are available on new product research and development ; new product potential ; processing methods ; product and market developments ; new industrial uses for raw , semiprocessed and waste_materials ; and industrial uses for agricultural products . Guidance and advice are available on new product research and development ; new product potential ; processing methods ; product and market developments ; new industrial uses for raw , semiprocessed and waste_materials ; and industrial uses for agricultural products . Guidance and advice are available on new product research and development ; new product potential ; processing methods ; product and market developments ; new industrial uses for raw , semiprocessed and waste_materials ; and industrial uses for agricultural products . Guidance and advice are available on new product research and development ; new product potential ; processing methods ; product and market developments ; new industrial uses for raw , semiprocessed and waste_materials ; and industrial uses for agricultural products . 
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[ noun ] the amount of an artifact that has been created by someone or some process
Synonyms Examples "they improve their product every year" "they export most of their agricultural production" Used in print (Tristram P. Coffin, "Folklore in the American Twentieth...)Enthusiastically , Americans have swept subliterary and bogus materials like Paul_Bunyan tales , Abe_Lincoln anecdotes and labor_union songs up as true products of our American oral tradition . On the one side we have the university professors and their students , trained in Teutonic methods of research , who have sought_out , collected and studied the true products of the oral traditions of the ethnic , regional and occupational groups that make_up this nation . Does the writer know the difference between an `` ersatz '' ballad or tall_tale and a true product of the folk ? (Handbook of Federal Aids to Communities. U.S. Dep...)These services include procurement and technical assistance and notice of surplus sales and invitations to bid on Government contracts for products and services within the registrants ' field_of_operations . To be eligible to borrow from a Bank_for_Cooperatives , a cooperative must be an association in which farmers act together in processing and marketing farm products , purchasing farm supplies , or furnishing farm business services , and must meet the requirements set_forth in the Farm_Credit_Act_of_1933 , as amended . Related terms creation work book end_product newspaper magazine byproduct yield job inspiration output deliverable turnery book produce 
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[ noun ] a consequence of someone's efforts or of a particular set of circumstances
Examples "skill is the product of hours of practice" "his reaction was the product of hunger and fatigue" Related terms 
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[ noun ] (mathematics) a quantity obtained by multiplication
Synonyms Examples "the product of 2 and 3 is 6" Used in print (Kenneth Hoffman and Ray Kunze, Linear Al...)We can do this through the characteristic values and vectors of T in certain special cases , i.e. , when the minimal polynomial for T factors over the scalar_field F into a product of distinct monic_polynomials of degree 1 . Second , even if the characteristic polynomial factors completely over F into a product of polynomials of degree 1 , there may not be enough characteristic vectors for T to span the space V ; this is clearly a deficiency in T . In the notation of the proof of Theorem 12 , let us take_a_look at the special case in which the minimal polynomial for T is a product of first degree polynomials , i.e. , the case in which each * * f is of the form * * f . Suppose that the minimal polynomial for T decomposes over F into a product of linear polynomials . 
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[ noun ] (chemistry) a chemical substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction
Examples "a product of lime and nitric acid" Used in print (Francis J. Johnston and John E. Willard, "The...)The silver_chloride was fused under vacuum in the presence of aluminum chips with the resultant product of * * f which was sublimed into a flask on the vacuum line . Related terms 
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[ noun ] the set of elements common to two or more sets
Synonyms Examples "the set of red hats is the intersection of the set of hats and the set of red things" Related terms 
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