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waste product

noun

Simple Definition of waste product

  • : useless material that is produced when making something else

Full Definition of waste product

  1. :  useless material that is produced when making something else <a hazardous waste product>

Word by Word Definitions

wasteplay
  1. :  a sparsely settled or barren region :  desert

    :  uncultivated land

    :  a broad and empty expanse (as of water)

  1. :  to lay waste

    :  to damage or destroy gradually and progressively

    :  to cause to shrink in physical bulk or strength :  emaciate, enfeeble

  1. :  being wild and uninhabited :  desolate

    :  arid, empty

    :  not cultivated :  not productive

productplay
  1. :  the number or expression resulting from the multiplication together of two or more numbers or expressions

    :  something produced

    :  commodity


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