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household effects

plural noun
privately owned goods consisting chiefly of furniture, appliances, etc., for keeping house.
Also called household goods.
Compare personal effects.
Origin of household effects
First recorded in 1890-95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • It was a household-goods shop, and here we looked at dishes first.

    The Idyl of Twin Fires Walter Prichard Eaton

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