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produce

[ verb pruh-doos, -dyoos; noun prod-oos, -yoos, proh-doos, -dyoos ]
/ verb pr蓹藞dus, -藞dyus; noun 藞pr蓲d us, -yus, 藞pro蕣 dus, -dyus /
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Definition of produce

verb (used with object), pro路duced, pro路duc路ing.
verb (used without object), pro路duced, pro路duc路ing.
to create, bring forth, or yield offspring, products, etc.: Their mines are closed because they no longer produce.
Economics. to create economic value; bring crops, goods, etc., to a point at which they will command a price.
noun prod路uce [prod-oos, -yoos, proh-doos, -dyoos] /藞pr蓲d us, -yus, 藞pro蕣 dus, -dyus/
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Origin of produce

1375鈥1425; late Middle English producen<Latin pr艒d奴cere to lead or bring forward, extend, prolong, produce, equivalent to pr艒-pro-1 + d奴cere to lead

synonym study for produce

13. See crop.

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British Dictionary definitions for produce

produce

verb (pr蓹藞dju藧s)
noun (藞pr蓲dju藧s)
anything that is produced; product
agricultural products regarded collectivelyfarm produce

Derived forms of produce

producible, adjectiveproducibility, noun

Word Origin for produce

C15: from Latin pr艒d奴cere to bring forward, from pro- 1 + d奴cere to lead
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