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nonprofit

adjective non·prof·it \ˈnän-ˈprä-fət\

: not existing or done for the purpose of making a profit

Full Definition of NONPROFIT

:  not conducted or maintained for the purpose of making a profit <a nonprofit organization>
nonprofit noun

Examples of NONPROFIT

  1. a nonprofit group that provides care to recovering drug addicts
  2. Schools don't pay sales tax on supplies because they have nonprofit status.

First Known Use of NONPROFIT

1896

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actuary, compound interest, globalization, indemnity, portfolio, rentier, stagflation, usurer

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