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Meaning of BY-PRODUCT

Pronunciation:  'bI`prâdukt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a product made during the manufacture of something else
  2. [n]  a secondary and sometimes unexpected consequence

BY-PRODUCT is a 10 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: byproduct, byproduct, spin-off
 See Also: consequence, effect, epiphenomenon, event, issue, outcome, product, production, result, upshot



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\By"-prod`uct\, n.
A secondary or additional product; something produced, as in
the course of a manufacture, in addition to the principal

Biology Dictionary
 Definition: A product of a chemical reaction or industrial process which is different from the desired product(s).
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: afterbirth, afterclap, aftercrop, aftereffect, afterglow, aftergrowth, afterimage, aftermath, afterpain, aftertaste, consequence, consequent, corollary, derivation, derivative, descendant, development, distillate, effect, event, eventuality, eventuation, fruit, harvest, issue, legacy, logical outcome, offshoot, offspring, outcome, outgrowth, placenta, precipitate, product, result, resultant, secundines, sequel, sequela, sequence, sequent, side effect, side issue, spin-off, upshot