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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of mass-produce.
  • adj. produced by mass production

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Produced in large quantity, often by automated or assembly-line techniques.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. produced in quantity often by assembly-line techniques


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  • Also, the term “flash tattoo” goes back to at least 1977, when it referred to mass-produced tattoo templates, like the classic heart and snake designs.

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  • Because the mass-produced version of the automaton, so deeply embedded in Western mythologies of man mistaking himself for something more, usually comes with company.

    The English Is Coming!

  • And mass-produced T-shirts, bearing messages for all to wear and many to read, will always be partly indebted to those ancient tradesmen plying the coasts of the Mediterranean.

    The English Is Coming!

  • The era of mass-produced cars launched parking and STOP, among other devices of vehicular English that would eventually be embraced by automobilists virtually everywhere.

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  • New, mass-produced goods introduced luxuries to common people.

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  • But the Germans were obsessed with the belief that a mass-produced U.S. Chrysler or Dodge had to be much cheaper to produce than an equivalent Mercedes, and so every bit of customer-perceptible "worth" and "goodness" was stripped out, with disastrous consequences.

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  • In the end, we must concede it is an appetite for large quantities of meat derived from abused, drugged, mass-produced, mass-slaughtered cannibalistic cows that is responsible for E. coli 0157H7, mad cow disease and probably the new germ sailing on sprouts or whatever into unsuspecting households.

    E. Coli: Blame the Meat, Not the Sprouts

  • But the first mass-produced gas-electric hybrid car was made in Japan.

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  • But when adjusting search algorithms to devalue mass-produced, low-quality content can knock the legs out from underneath a content farm's business model, you don't need a search engine to predict that calls for "search neutrality" will increase.

    How 'content farms' beat Google, and what search engines should do about it

  • Baxter Brewing in Maine has joined a growing number of small craft-beer breweries distributing their brews in cans – just like mainstream mass-produced beers – rather than in bottles.

    Cans Take Hold In American Craft Breweries


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