[ pruh-duhk-shuhn ]
/ prəˈdʌk ʃən /
the act of producing; creation; manufacture.
Economics. the creation of value; the producing of articles having exchange value.
the total amount produced: Production is up this month.
a work of literature or art.
the act of presenting for display; presentation; exhibition: the production of evidence in support of the case.
Informal. an unnecessarily or exaggeratedly complicated situation or activity: That child makes a production out of going to bed.
the organization and presentation of a dramatic entertainment.
the entertainment itself: an expensive production.
regularly manufactured; not custom-made, specially produced, or experimental: a production model.
Words nearby production
Origin of production
OTHER WORDS FROM productionpro·duc·tion·al, adjectivenon·pro·duc·tion, noun, adjectivesu·per·pro·duc·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for productional
/ (prəˈdʌkʃən) /
the act of producing
anything that is produced; product
the amount produced or the rate at which it is produced
economics the creation or manufacture for sale of goods and services with exchange value
any work created as a result of literary or artistic effort
the organization and presentation of a film, play, opera, etc
British the artistic direction of a play
- the supervision of the arrangement, recording, and mixing of a record
- the overall sound quality or character of a recordingthe material is very strong but the production is poor
(modifier) manufactured by a mass-production processa production model of a car
make a production out of or make a production of informal to make an unnecessary fuss about
Derived forms of productionproductional, adjective
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