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- v. Present participle of transume.
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Research shows that when the product remains with the manufacturer, there is an incentive to produce more durable goods, as transuming puts the brakes on the shop-to-landfill consumerist cycle.
The clever bit: It's consumerism, but not as we know it, because when transuming you pay for the service rather than the actual product.