producer goods
noun plural Date: 1948 goods (as tools and raw materials) used to produce other goods and satisfy human wants only indirectly

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  • producer goods — see good 2 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • producer goods — UK US noun [plural] PRODUCTION ► CAPITAL GOODS(Cf. ↑capital goods) …   Financial and business terms

  • producer goods — noun plural : goods (as tools and raw material) that are factors in the production of other goods and that satisfy wants only indirectly called also auxiliary goods, instrumental goods, intermediate goods; compare consumer goods * * * Econ. goods …   Useful english dictionary

  • producer goods — Econ. goods, as machinery, raw materials, etc., that are used in the process of creating consumer goods. [1950 55] * * * or capital goods or intermediate goods Goods manufactured and used in further manufacturing, processing, or resale.… …   Universalium

  • producer goods — produc′er goods n. pl. bus goods, as machinery or raw materials, that are used in the process of creating consumer goods • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • producer goods — /prəˈdjusə gʊdz/ (say pruh dyoohsuh goodz) plural noun goods that are used in the process of creating final consumer goods, as machinery, raw materials, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • producer goods — UK / US noun [plural] business materials, equipment, and other goods that are used to make a product that is sold to customers …   English dictionary

  • goods — [goodz] pl.n. 1. movable personal property 2. merchandise; wares 3. fabric; cloth 4. Brit. freight: usually used attributively ☆ deliver the goods Informal to do or produce …   Universalium

  • Producer's goods — Pro*duc er s goods (Polit. Econ.) Goods that satisfy wants only indirectly as factors in the production of other goods, such as tools and raw material; called also {instrumental goods}, {auxiliary goods}, {intermediate goods}, or {goods of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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