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uneconomical definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: inefficient in use of time and effort and materials; "a clumsy and wasteful process"; "wasteful duplication of effort"; "uneconomical ebb and flow of power" [syn: uneconomical, wasteful]
2: wasteful of resources [syn: uneconomical, uneconomic]

Merriam Webster's

adjective see uneconomic

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. not economical; wasteful.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If you say that an action, a method, or a product is uneconomical, you mean that it does not make a profit. (BUSINESS) It would be uneconomical to send a brand new tape... The methods employed are old-fashioned and uneconomical... Even the successful flying boats proved, in the end, uneconomical. = unprofitable ADJ



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