consumables

  

Definition

Goods which (1) used up (not returned) after issuance from stores, (2) become incorporated into other goods and loose their identity, or (3) cannot be used for their intended purpose without extinguishing or transforming their substance.

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  • When I was cleaning out my refrigerator, I found a few consumables that were getting ready to expire unless I cooked them quickly.

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  • Pizza, burgers, hot dogs, sodas, cookies, candy and other consumables high in fat, sugar and sodium can lead to obesity, heart conditions and sometimes even death.

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  • They would soon become consumables in the market and that made me a bit unhappy because I really valued their originality.

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