consumer durables Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"consumer durables" in British English

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consumer durablesnoun [plural]

uk   /kənˌsjuː.məˈdjʊə.rə.bl̩z/  us   /-ˌsuː.mɚˈdʊr.ə-/
goods that last a ​longtime and are not ​intended to be ​bought very often, such as ​televisions and ​cars
(Definition of consumer durables from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"consumer durables" in Business English

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consumer durablesnoun [plural]

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