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outturn

[ out-turn ]
/ ˈaʊtˌtɜrn /
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noun

a quantity produced; output.
the quality or condition of something produced or manufactured.

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Origin of outturn

First recorded in 1790–1800; noun use of verb phrase turn out
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British Dictionary definitions for outturn

outturn
/ (ˈaʊtˌtɜːn) /

noun

another word for output (def. 2)
outcome; result
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