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CARRIAGE TRADE Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

Wealthy or upper-class customers who purchase luxury goods and services. Such customers often receive special treatment from businesses. The term was originally used to describe wealthy individuals who traveled in private carriages.


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