for–profit

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adjective for–prof·it \ˈfȯr-ˈprä-fət\

Definition of for–profit

  1. :  established, maintained, or conducted for the purpose of making a profit <for–profit businesses>

1972

First Known Use of for–profit

1972


FOR–PROFIT Defined for English Language Learners

for–profit

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adjective for–prof·it \ˈfȯr-ˈprä-fət\

Definition of for–profit for English Language Learners

  • : existing or done for the purpose of making a profit


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