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durable goods

noun
1.
goods, as household appliances, machinery, or sports equipment, that are not consumed or destroyed in use and can be used for a period of time, usually three or more years.
Also called hard goods.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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durable goods

plural noun
1.
goods, such as most producer goods and some consumer goods, that require infrequent replacement. Compare disposable goods, perishables Also called durables
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Manufactured products capable of long utility, such as refrigerators and automobiles.

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