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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Trade that conforms to a fair-trade agreement.

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  • n. A system of trading promoting more equitable global trade, especially to sellers and producers in poorer areas, but also to the environment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. trade that satisfies certain criteria on the supply chain of the goods involved, usually including fair payment for producers; often with other social and environmental considerations
  • n. trade that is conducted legally

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