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consumer goods Syllabification: con·sum·er goods
Pronunciation: /kənˈs(y)o͞omər ˌɡo͝odz/

Definition of consumer goods in English:

plural noun

Goods bought and used by consumers, rather than by manufacturers for producing other goods. Often contrasted with capital goods.
Example sentences
  • Prices for most manufactured and consumer goods are either flat or declining.
  • They are making the manufacturers of consumer goods responsible for the fate of what they manufacture.
  • Not long ago Unilever, manufacturers of consumer goods, opened business in the city.
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