Definition of 'nonprofit'
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Many churches allow their property to be used by other nonprofit organizations. Christianity Today (2000)Many nonprofit firms solicit funds from wealthy patrons to help support program and operational expenses. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)The actions of the managers of a nonprofit firm will then depend on the internal incentives such organizations adopt. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)She has since stepped down from that board, but now serves as a trustee at three nonprofit organisations. Times, Sunday Times (2012)While attacking overseas businessmen he has grown a nonprofit organisation that will turn over at least 20 million this year. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Churches are also nonprofit firms. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)As is the case with for-profit firms, it is reasonable to ask why nonprofit firms exist. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Certainly, there is more room for individual preferences to affect the behavior of nonprofit organizations than for-profit organizations. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)In addition, a nonprofit organization cannot distribute its assets in the form of dividends, so all contributions stay within the firm. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)
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Used Occasionally. nonprofit is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'nonprofit'
British English: nonprofit ADJECTIVE
A nonprofit organization is one which is not run with the aim of making a profit.
Her centre is typical of many across the country – a nonprofit organization that cares for about 50 children.
British English: non-profit ADJECTIVE
A non-profit organization is one which is not run with the aim of making a profit.
Most of that money goes to non-profit organizations that run programs for the poor.
Definition of nonprofit from the Collins English Dictionary
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