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Goods

n. pl.1.See Good, n., 3.
Noun1.goods - articles of commerce

GOODS, property. For some purposes this term includes money, valuable securities, and other mere personal effects. The term. goods and chattels, includes not only personal property in possession, but also choses in action. 12 Co. 1; 1 Atk. 182. The term chattels is more comprehensive than that of goods, and will include all animate as well as inanimate property, and also a chattel real, as a lease for years of house or land. Co. Litt. 118; 1 Russ. Rep. 376. The word goods simply and without qualification, will pass the whole personal estate when used in a will, including even stocks in the funds. But in general it will be limited by the context of the will. Vide 2 Supp. to Ves. jr. 289; 1 Chit. Pr. 89, 90; 1. Ves. jr. 63; Hamm. on Parties, 182; 3 Ves. 212; 1 Yeates, 101; 2 Dall. 142; Ayl. Pand. 296; Wesk. Ins. 260; 1 Rop. on Leg. 189; 1 Bro. C. C. 128; Sugd. Vend. 493, 497; and the articles Biens; Chattels; Furniture.
     2. Goods are said to be of different kinds, as adventitious, such as are given or arise otherwise than by succession; dotal goods, or those which accrue from a dowry, or marriage portion; vacant goods, those which are abandoned or left at large.

ability, ableness, account, acquaintance, acquest, adequacy, announcement, baggage, blue book, briefing, bulletin, bump, caliber, capability, capableness, capacity, cargo, catalog goods, chattels, cloth, commodities, communication, communique, competence, consignment, consumer goods, consumer items, data, datum, directory, dispatch, dower, dowry, drapery, effects, efficacy, efficiency, endowment, enlightenment, equipment, estate and effects, etoffe, evidence, fabric, facility, facts, factual information, faculty, familiarization, felt, fitness, flair, forte, freight, freightage, gen, general information, genius, gift, goods for sale, guidebook, handout, hard information, havings, hereditament, impedimenta, incidental information, incorporeal hereditament, info, information, instinct, instruction, intelligence, inventory, it, job lot, knowledge, lace, lading, light, line, line of goods, load, long suit, luggage, mail-order goods, makings, material, mention, message, metier, napery, natural endowment, natural gift, not an illusion, notice, notification, pack, parts, payload, potential, power, powers, presentation, proficiency, promotional material, proof, properties, publication, publicity, qualification, rag, release, report, shipment, sidelight, sideline, silk, speciality, staples, statement, stock, stock-in-trade, strong flair, strong point, stuff, sufficiency, susceptibility, talent, talents, textile, textile fabric, texture, the article, the dope, the genuine article, the goods, the know, the scoop, the stuff, the very model, the very thing, tissu, tissue, transmission, vendibles, wares, weave, web, weft, what it takes, white book, white paper, woof, wool, word
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Goodall
goodby
goodbye
Goodenia
Goodenia family
Goodeniaceae
Goodgeon
Goodish
Goodless
Goodlich
Goodliness
Goodly
Goodlyhead
Goodman
Goodness
Goodpasture syndrome
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Goods engine
Goods sold and delivered
Goods train
Goods wagon
Goodship
Goodwife
goodwill
Goody
Goody-goody
Goodyear
Goodyera
Goodyship
gooey
goof
goof off
goof-off
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