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an unprofitable business does not make enough money
not capable of producing a profit
a loss-making company does not make a profit
involving high costs in money, time etc, but not providing reasonable results or profits
an unhealthy business or economy does not make a lot of money
a non-profit organization works to help people in some way rather than to make a profit
a not-for-profit organization exists in order to help people and provide a service, rather than to make money
not being used yet, but existing in large amounts that could bring profits or benefits
if business or trade is dull, it is not busy
an institution or event that is underfunded does not have enough money to run properly
an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment
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