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consumer durables

noun [plural]
 
 
ECONOMICS →  durable goods : The price of many big-ticket consumer durables, such as automobiles or refrigerators, remained stable or fell last month.
Translations of “consumer durables”
in Chinese (Traditional) 耐用消費品…
in Chinese (Simplified) 耐用消费品…
(Definition of consumer durables from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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