goods, wares, and merchandise


goods, wares, and merchandise
Goods or things which are kept for sale and which are constantly sold or replaced by other merchandise. 37 Am J2d Frd Conv § 252. Imported articles within the meaning of the revenue laws imposing customs duties. 21 Am J2d Cust & D § 1.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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