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consumers, plural;
  1. A person who purchases goods and services for personal use
    • - consumer demand
  2. A person or thing that eats or uses something
    • - Scandinavians are the largest consumers of rye

  1. a person who uses goods or services
  2. Consumer is a broad label for any individuals or households that use goods and services generated within the economy. The concept of a consumer occurs in different contexts, so that the usage and significance of the term may vary.
  3. Consumers are organisms of an ecological food chain that receive their energy by consuming other organisms. These organisms are formally referred to as heterotrophs, which includes animals, bacteria and fungus.
  4. Consumerization is a stable neologism that describes the trend for new information technology to emerge first in the consumer market and then spread into business organizations, resulting in the convergence of the IT and consumer electronics industries, and a shift in IT innovation from large ...
  5. (Consumers (TTC)) The Sheppard Line (officially Route 4 Sheppard Subway) is the newest subway line in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, operated by the Toronto Transit Commission. It currently has five stations and is 5.5 kilometres (3.4 miles) long. It opened on November 22, 2002.
  6. One who, or that which, consumes; someone who trades money for goods as an individual; an organism that uses other organisms for food in order to gain energy
  7. (Consumers) Animals in the food web that eat either plants or other animals.
  8. (consumers) The higher levels in a food pyramid; consist of primary consumers, which feed on the producers, and secondary consumers, which feed on the primary consumers.
  9. (Consumers) People who buy stuff.
  10. (consumers) Individuals or organisations who use services provided by others.
  11. (CONSUMERS) Where the Customer is a Consumer and acquires any goods, or holds itself out as acquiring goods, for the purposes of a Business (as those terms are defined in the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 (“CGA”)) then to the extent permissible MetriQ Limited and the Customer agree that Act is ...
  12. (Consumers) Customers who are adults with mental illnesses, and/or substance abuse or dependence, and/or mental retardation; or children with mental illnesses, behavioral problems or developmental delays.
  13. (Consumers) Learn more about Donnatal Extentabs, an extended release, combination antispasmodic therapy.
  14. (Consumers) Organisms that feed on dead or living organic material. For example, in caves, isopods that feed on wood or guano are consumers.
  15. (Consumers) The audience for whom a commercial media text is constructed and who responds to the text with commercial activity.
  16. (Consumers) The people in control.
  17. (Consumers) looking to get free fast quotes from the leading steel building manufacturers and suppliers, just click here for more information.
  18. (Consumers) stresses the idea of the service users as the consumers of the products or care services; a term used from the market place.
  19. (consumers) Individuals or groups responsible for specifying requirements for IT product security (e.g. policy makers and regulatory officials, system architects, integrators, acquisition managers, product purchasers, and end-users). ...
  20. (consumers) People with disabilities or parents/guardians of people with disabilities who may use or need services or supports. Other commonly used terms are "participants" and "clients." (Review for best practice)
  21. Usually refers to a natural person not engaged in commercial transactions.
  22. A consumer is an individual who uses, is affected by, or is entitled or compelled to use a health-related service.
  23. The individual served by the long term care system regardless of age, income or disability.
  24. The person making funeral arrangements. The customer may be a family member, legal representative or a friend legally designated by the decedent. The customer will be legally responsible for the payment of the funeral bill.
  25. the end user of the product or service.