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mass production

noun
1.
the production or manufacture of goods in large quantities, especially by machinery.
Origin of mass production
1915-1920
First recorded in 1915-20
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  • It was mass production—you did things by rote, en-masse—no individuality.

    David Lannarck, Midget George S. Harney
  • That I am interested in the mass production of fabricated houses.

    Class of '29 Orrie Lashin and Milo Hastings
  • Guided-missile control systems were already in mass production.

    Space Tug Murray Leinster
  • And in no time, penicillin was in mass production, saving untold thousands of lives.

    Bear Trap Alan Edward Nourse
  • You know, American technology and mass production in operation, something to be proud of.

    Prologue to an Analogue Leigh Richmond
mass production in Culture

mass production definition


The manufacture of goods in large quantities by machinery and by use of techniques such as the assembly line and division of labor.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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