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yard goods

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piece′ goods`


n.pl.
goods, esp. fabrics, sold at retail by linear measure. Also called yard goods.
[1655–65]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.yard goods - merchandise in the form of fabrics sold by the yard
merchandise, product, ware - commodities offered for sale; "good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products"
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
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Over three semi-loads worth of electronics, furniture, sporting goods, golf clubs, bikes, housewares, clothes, appliances, yard goods, lighting, music, books, toys and more.
The great thing is that clients are able to order their printed items - from yard goods to large volumes - directly in the Probo online website.
The yard goods printer tried to keep its Webster plant current, but they had an old building to begin with.
I would like craft ideas that use materials like paper towel rolls, cooking oil bottles, buttons, yard goods, coffee cans and other household materials.
The store carries Marimekko's apparel and home collections, along with yard goods and custom-order options.
Note: Sheets are wider than most yard goods, so you can make table skirts, for example, with few seams.
Gross collected some yard goods and booked passage to Skagway.