by-product by-product

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a secondary and sometimes unexpected consequence
  2. (n) a product made during the manufacture of something else

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Brideshead Revisited is a by-product of Waugh's military career.
  2. In a real sense, his political dilemma is a by-product of the discriminatory economic program's success.
  3. This failure may be a by-product of the difficulty Geithner has had staffing up at Treasury.

News

  1. Primary Energy Recycling Agrees to Appoint Two New Directors

    OAK BROOK, IL, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Primary Energy Recycling Corporation (TSX: PRI), a clean energy company that generates revenue from capturing and recycling recoverable heat and by-product fuels ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. This Room-Monitoring Smart Door Lets Fresh Air In To Keep You Awake

    Have you ever noticed that near the end of a long meeting in a sealed conference room everyone's a little sleepy? It obviously has nothing to do with your clipart-filled PowerPoint slides—it's actually related to a build-up of CO2 making it hard for everyone to think and concentrate. It's an unfortunate by-product of airtight energy-efficient buildings that researchers at the Fraunhofer ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Gizmodo

  3. Phosphate Fertilizer Companies Comply With EPA Standards for Phosphogypsum Stacks, an Industrial Info News Alert

    -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources -- Phosphogypsum, a by-product of phosphate fertilizer manufacturing, is typically stored in stacks, or "gypstacks." A priority for the U.S. Environmental ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "It's a by-product of a frustrated team," Longoria said afterward. "We're trying to win games, and guys are going to have differences of opinion. I just wanted to know what was going through his head. The bottom line: We've talked about it...
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Evan Longoria Source: AthlonSports.com

  2. "The by-product of playing what's in front of you is hopefully a more entertaining style that everyone is keen to watch," Mortlock said.
    on Jun 27, 2008 By: Stirling Mortlock Source: Port Macquarie News

  3. "We ultimately don't make investments on a product-by-product or month-by-month basis, but rather we invest in our platform," Tretton said. "This game will pay off for us with the people who own a PlayStation 3 and the ones who will buy one...
    on Mar 15, 2010 By: Jack Tretton Source: Los Angeles Times

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