non-profit-making
non-profit-making on-profit-making adj. not commercially motivated; not profit-making; nonprofit; not for profit. [Narrower terms: {charitable, eleemosynary}]

Syn: nonprofit. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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