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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of produce.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In zoology, drawn out; elongated; extended; protrusive or protuberant: as, the produced jaws of a garpike.


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  • With regard to this logic of Sir James, it may be remarked, (1) that the immediate effect produced, _and sought to be produced_, by a repeal of the Corn Laws, was to cheapen in the market the only thing Ireland had to sell -- corn; (2) that the Irish members did not ask any portion of the taxes of Great Britain, to feed their countrymen, -- they proclaimed and proved, that the resources of their own country were sufficient for this purpose; and this view was frequently put forward by O'Connell, and other leading Irish representatives.

    The History of the Great Irish Famine of 1847 (3rd ed.) (1902) With Notices of Earlier Irish Famines

  • The label produced this collection to put an end to that trend, and after over a dozen listens to this fine album, I'd have to agree.

    The Full Feed from

  • It is denominated efficient on account of the term produced by its action, i.e. the effect itself, and not necessarily from any presupposed material principle which it is conceived as potent to transform.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 3: Brownson-Clairvaux

  • The first album for the label produced the singles Midnight Rain, My Old Self and This Mourning.


  • Saregama is concentrating on other languges as well - in the recent past, the label produced animated Tamil children's folk songs

    Hindustan Times News Feeds 'Views'

  • More recently in 1985 Violet Stevenson under the same title produced a book full of inspiring ideas and attractive photographs and drawings.

    The Berkeley Daily Planet, The East Bay's Independent Newspaper

  • In the end the colonists paraded King Philip’s head on a pole, but fighting in his name produced a higher death rate than would the Civil War—by double.

    The King's Best Highway

  • But there’s a few missteps here, of course — though the label produced by Murray’s Cheese boasts the Le Gruyere’s exceptional small-batch, family farm operated mentality, it is, after all, an imported Swiss cheese which had to cross the lake before getting to my plate.

    Apple Gruyere Panini and Ginger Lime Carrot Salad

  • The expression produced a desirable quality of human awe he didn’t display in person.

    Beware What You Wish

  • But it Selden’s infatuation seemed a fatal necessity, the effect that his name produced shook Gerty’s steadfastness with a last pang.

    The House of Mirth


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