not-for-profit
adjective Date: 1935 nonprofit

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • not-for-profit — adjective a not for profit organization exists in order to help people and provide a service, rather than to make money: NON PROFIT …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • not-for-profit — adj [only before noun] especially AmE ↑non profit …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • not-for-profit — [nät΄fər präf′it] adj. NONPROFIT …   English World dictionary

  • Not For Profit — A not for profit organization is a type of organization that does not earn profits for its owners. All of the money earned by or donated to a not for profit organization is used in pursuing the organization s objectives. Typically not for profit… …   Investment dictionary

  • not-for-profit — An organization established for charitable, humanitarian, or educational purposes that is exempt from some taxes and in which no one in profits or losses. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * not for profit ˌnot for ˈprofit adjective [only before …   Financial and business terms

  • not-for-profit — adj. Not for profit is used with these nouns: ↑organization, ↑status, ↑trust …   Collocations dictionary

  • not-for-profit — UK / US adjective a not for profit organization exists in order to help people and provide a service, rather than to make money …   English dictionary

  • not-for-profit — not′ for prof′it adj. cvb nonprofit 1) • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • not-for-profit — /not feuhr prof it/, adj. nonprofit. [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • not-for-profit — 1. adjective not meant to make a profit Syn: non profit, non profit making 2. noun A company or organization that is not meant to make a profit …   Wiktionary

  • not-for-profit — /nɒt fə ˈprɒfət/ (say not fuh profuht) adjective → non profit (def. 1) …   Australian English dictionary

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