noun Etymology: in sense 1, from Middle English, from Medieval Latin productum, from Latin, something produced, from neuter of productus, past participle of producere; in other senses, from Latin productum Date: 15th century 1. the number or expression resulting from the multiplication together of two or more numbers or expressions 2. a. (1) something produced; especially commodity 1 (2) something (as a service) that is marketed or sold as a commodity b. something resulting from or necessarily following from a set of conditions <
a product of his environment
3. the amount, quantity, or total produced 4. conjunction 5

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