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production

 
Noun production has 8 senses
  1. production - (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale; "he introduced more efficient methods of production"
    --1 is a kind of
    industry, manufacture
    --1 has particulars:
     mass production; overproduction, overrun; underproduction; output, yield; capacity; breeding; brewing; cultivation; generation; mining, excavation; quarrying; boring, drilling, oil production; sericulture
  2. production - a presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television; "have you seen the new production of Hamlet?"
    --2 is a kind of
    presentation
    --2 has part: coup de theatre
    --2 has particulars: theatrical production, staging
    Derived form: verb produce5
  3. production - the act or process of producing something; "Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous"; "the production of white blood cells"
    --3 is a kind of
    act, human action, human activity
    --3 has particulars:
     rainmaking; devising, fashioning, making; foliation; canalization, canalisation; growing; steel production
    Derived form: verb produce5
  4. product, production - an artifact that has been created by someone or some process; "they improve their product every year"; "they export most of their agricultural production"
    --4 is a kind of creation
    --4 has particulars:
     book, volume; book; by-product, byproduct, spin-off; deliverable; end product, output; inspiration, brainchild; job; magazine; newspaper, paper; output, outturn, turnout; turnery; work, piece of work; yield, fruit
  5. production - (law) the act of exhibiting in a court of law; "the appellate court demanded the production of all documents"
    --5 is a kind of
    exhibition
    Derived form: verb produce4
  6. output, yield, production - the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time); "production was up in the second quarter"
    --6 is a kind of indefinite quantity
    --6 has particulars: picking, pick
  7. production - a display that is exaggerated or unduly complicated; "she tends to make a big production out of nothing"
    --7 is a kind of
    display
  8. production - the creation of value or wealth by producing goods and services
    --8 is a kind of
    creation, creative activity
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