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semi-durable

adjective
 
 
ECONOMICS, MARKETING
used to describe products that do not last for a very long time, for example clothes: Retailers are planning to slash prices on semi-durable goods for the Christmas season. →  Compare durable goods , non-durable goods , perishable
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