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consumer goods

plural noun, Economics.
goods that are ready for consumption in satisfaction of human wants, as clothing or food, and are not utilized in any further production (contrasted with capital goods).
Also called consumption goods.
Origin of consumer goods
1885-90 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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British Dictionary definitions for consumer-goods

consumer goods

plural noun
goods that satisfy personal needs rather than those required for the production of other goods or services Compare capital goods
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consumer-goods in Culture

consumer goods definition

Goods, such as food and clothing, that satisfy human wants through their consumption or use. (Compare capital goods.)

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