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English definition of “duty-free”

duty-free

adjective     /ˌdjuːtiˈfriː/ (also duty free)
TAX, COMMERCE duty-free goods are goods that you can buy without paying the tax that would normally be added to their price , often sold in airports , on planes , etc.: She had bought some duty-free perfume at the airport . duty-free goods / items / purchases the duty-free business / industry / market → Compare duty-paid
duty-free adverb
(Definition of duty-free adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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