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Definition of the noun consumer goods
What does consumer goods mean as a name of something?
- goods (as food or clothing) intended for direct use or consumption
- usage: plural / plural form
- lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
- more generic terms: commodity / good / trade good = articles of commerce
- more specific terms:
- article of clothing / habiliment / clothing / wearable / vesture / wear = a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
- consumer durables / durable goods / durables = consumer goods that are not destroyed by use
- fashion = consumer goods (especially clothing) in the current mode
- foodstuff / grocery = consumer goods sold by a grocer
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The Dictionary of Marketing (2008)
by Azaz Motiwala
Consumer Goods items purchased by consumers for personal and household use; consumer goods are classified as durables and nondurables . See Convenience Goods; Shopping Goods; Specialty Goods; Unsought Goods.
by John Owen Edward Clark
consumer durables Consumer goods of some technological sophistication that yield utility over a period of ...
by John Owen Edward Clark
consumer durable Consumer goods of some technological sophistication that yield utility over a period of time. E.g. clothing, cars, washing machines, etc. consumer goods Goods that are consumed in use, ...
by Ilya Zemtsov
Consumer Goods in Popular Demand (To- vary narodnogo potrebleniya). Commodities and products intended for sale to the public at large. "Consumer goods in popular demand" became part of Soviet officialese in the 1950s when it ...
by Robin Morris Collin, Robert William Collin
The industrial model of production rapidly consumes resources and energy to produce consumer goods. In industrialized societies, this model has framed society's view of ecosystems as commodities and resources rather than life support ...
Volume 17 - Malawi: Libraries in to Metropolitan Reference and Research Library Agency (METRO) by Allen Kent, Harold Lancour, Jay E. Daily
Buyers of industrial goods are therefore usually possessed of more skill, collect more relevant data, and use more objective criteria than do purchasers of consumer goods. Such judgmental skills are also generally found in buyers of ...
by Dale Southerton
They can, however, also cherish the memories of such services and such consumer goods that they cannot afford any longer under the new conditions of the market economy. These two seemingly contradictory experiences had one and the ...
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Also called consumer goods, consumables consumer consumer /kən|sjumə/ noun a person or company that buys and uses goods and services Gas consumers are protesting at the increase in prices. Thefactory is a heavy consumer of water.
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Jupiter Consumer Goods
Jupiter is a culture-jamming brand designed to subvert and critique mainstream consumer habits.
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