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dry goods

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noun plural \ˈdrī-ˌgu̇dz\

Simple Definition of dry goods

  • : items (such as tobacco, tea, and coffee) that do not contain liquid

  • : items made of cloth (such as fabrics, lace, and ribbon)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dry goods

  1. :  textiles, ready-to-wear clothing, and notions as distinguished especially from hardware and groceries

1657

First Known Use of dry goods

1657


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