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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
1890-95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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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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