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(nɒnˈprɒf ɪt)

1. not established for the purpose of making a profit.
2. a nonprofit organization.
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Noun1.not-for-profit - an organization chartered for other than profit-making activities
organization, organisation - the act of organizing a business or an activity related to a business; "he was brought in to supervise the organization of a new department"
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