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Definition of uneconomic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    uneconomic

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˌʌnˌiːkəˈnɒmɪk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnˌiːkəˈnɑːmɪk//
     
    ; BrE BrE//ˌʌnˌekəˈnɒmɪk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnˌekəˈnɑːmɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1(of a business, factory, etc.) not making a profit synonym unprofitable uneconomic industries The plant had become uneconomic to run. The state subsidizes uneconomic small farms. opposite economic
  2. 2= uneconomical
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: uneconomic

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