production

production
pro|duc|tion [ prə`dʌkʃən ] noun ***
1. ) uncount the process of making or growing things in large quantities, especially in a factory or on a farm, so that they can be sold:
improvements in energy production and distribution
production of: the production of goods for sale in the Far East
be in production (=be in the process of being produced): Our new line is already in production.
go into/out of production (=start/stop being produced): Their latest car has just gone into production for the Japanese market.
a ) the amount of something that is made for sale, especially in a factory:
the need to increase production
b ) only before noun relating to production:
increases in production costs
2. ) uncount the natural process of making a substance:
production of: the body's production of hormones
3. ) count a movie, play, television or radio program, CD, etc., especially when you are talking about the way it is created and performed:
a ground breaking new production
production of: the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Macbeth
a ) uncount the job or process of organizing the work and money involved in making a movie, play, television program, CD, etc.:
She moved into production last year.
a production company
4. ) uncount FORMAL the act of showing something so that it can be examined by someone:
on production of something (=when you show something): Entry will only be allowed on production of a valid ticket.
make a production out of something INFORMAL
to make something more difficult, complicated, or noticeable than is necessary

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Production I.G. — Logo de Production I.G., Inc. 株式会社プロダクション・アイジー [1] Création 15 décembre 1987 …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • production — Production, Productio. La production d une partie, Instrumentum litis. Il pense que les juges asserront jugement sur sa seule production, Suis tabulis causam dicit. Les pieces et productions des parties, Litis instrumentum, Copiae sacculariae,… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Production — may be:In Economics: * Production, the act of making products (goods and services) * Production, the act of manufacturing goods * Production as statistic, gross domestic productIn Entertainment: * Production, phase of filmmaking * Production,… …   Wikipedia

  • Production I.G — Rechtsform Kabushiki gaisha (Aktiengesellschaft) Gründung 15. Dezember 1987 Sitz …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Production I.G — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Production I.G. Tipo Estudio de animación Fundación 15 de Diciembre de 1987 Fundador(es) Mitsuhisa Ishikawa Sede …   Wikipedia Español

  • production — I (operation) noun execution, industry, manifestation, manufacture II (output) noun accomplishment, attainment, business, compilation, composition, constitution, construction, consummation, creation, discharge, disclosure, dispatch, effectuation …   Law dictionary

  • production — Production. s. f. v. Ouvrage, effet. Il se dit également des Ouvrages de la nature, & de ceux de l art & de l esprit. Toutes les productions de la nature sont admirables. c est une des belles productions de l art. on a vû plusieurs productions de …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Production — Pro*duc tion, n. [L. productio a lengthening, prolonging: cf. F. production. See {Produce}. ] [1913 Webster] 1. The act or process or producing, bringing forth, or exhibiting to view; as, the production of commodities, of a witness. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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