[doo-tee-free, dyoo-]
adjective, adverb
free of customs duty: duty-free cargo; merchandise shipped duty-free.
pertaining to or selling goods for import or export free of the usual customs duty: a duty-free shop at the airport.


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adj, —adv
1.  with exemption from customs or excise duties
2.  goods sold in a duty-free shop

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Example sentences
But once you're past the duty-free shop, you see little uniformity in the use of communications technologies.
In the post-transition period, all beef products will receive duty-free treatment.
Goods destined for re-export normally enter duty-free.
US law allows duty-free treatment of articles for physically handicapped persons.
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