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white goodsnoun [plural]

uk   us   COMMERCE
large electrical goods for homes, for example, cookers and washing machines: Sales of white goods, have started to slow.
(Definition of white goods from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 白色家电, 大型家用电器…
in Chinese (Traditional) 白色家電, 大型家用電器…
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