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dry goods

noun [plural] uk   us  

dry goods noun [plural] (FOOD)

food, such as coffee and flour, that is solid and dry

dry goods noun [plural] (CLOTH)

US for drapery (= cloth, pins, thread, etc. used for sewing)
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