from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To manufacture in large quantities often by or as if by assembly-line techniques.
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- v. To manufacture (something) on a large scale, especially by using assembly lines.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To produce on a large scale.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. produce on a large scale
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Using a technique invented in Germany, Schmid became the first American to mass-produce rubber condoms and the leading condom manufacturer in the United States.
You also have to figure out how to cheaply mass-produce that chemical, in a form that can be easily taken by ordinary patients (no IV drugs for acid reflux, please).
It's like creating a perfect mold and then turning it over to the highly skilled people in your factory and saying, 'we love this mold, now go mass-produce it.'
Sports manufacturers in the U.K. and the U.S. sensed an opportunity, and they came up with equipment they could mass-produce.
I have to say, I've always wondered what it might take for high-profile political pundit Mark Halperin to, say, get "indefinitely suspended from MSNBC" or otherwise find himself on the outs with the people who mass-produce political punditry.
Armstrong and other executives have espoused a future AOL that can mass-produce Web video and articles, distribute them across a plethora of Web sites and sell advertisements to profit from it all.
Instead, they were looking for a way to mass-produce foreclosures just as they mass-produced mortgages.
Images of women as beauties only became widespread after the industrial revolution, when it became possible to mass-produce images of women.
Inside Iran, we now have confirmation—thanks to disclosures this month by an Iranian opposition group, which have been confirmed by Iranian officials—that the regime has the capability to mass-produce critical components for centrifuges used to enrich uranium to weapons-grade levels.
Yan plans to reduce his work force in China from 14,000 people to 5,000 by the end of the year - by installing new, high-tech machines to mass-produce the CFLs more efficiently.