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product (n.)

early 15c., "mathematical quantity obtained by multiplication," from Medieval Latin productum, in classical Latin "something produced," noun use of neuter past participle of producere "bring forth" (see produce (v.)). General sense of "anything produced" is attested in English from 1570s; political economy sense of "what is produced commercially for sale" is by 1890.

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Definitions of product from WordNet

product (n.)
commodities offered for sale;
that store offers a variety of products
Synonyms: merchandise / ware
product (n.)
an artifact that has been created by someone or some process;
they improve their product every year
Synonyms: production
product (n.)
a quantity obtained by multiplication;
the product of 2 and 3 is 6
Synonyms: mathematical product
product (n.)
a chemical substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction;
a product of lime and nitric acid
product (n.)
a consequence of someone's efforts or of a particular set of circumstances;
his reaction was the product of hunger and fatigue
skill is the product of hours of practice
product (n.)
the set of elements common to two or more sets;
Synonyms: intersection / Cartesian product
From wordnet.princeton.edu