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consumables

noun [plural]     /kənˈsjuːməbl̩z/ US   /-suː-/ COMMERCE
goods that people buy regularly because they are quickly used and need to be replaced often: It is now the leading supplier of non-food consumables to hotels and caterers. computer consumables, such as ink cartridges and printer paper
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