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Meaning of unprofitable

un•prof•it•a•ble

Pronunciation: (un-prof'i-tu-bul), [key]
— adj.
  1. being without profit; not showing or turning a profit: a series of unprofitable ventures.
  2. pointless or futile: an unprofitable three years in a routine job.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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