profitability


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prof·it·a·ble

 (prŏf′ĭ-tə-bəl)
adj.
Yielding profit; advantageous: an investment that was barely profitable.

prof′it·a·bil′i·ty, prof′it·a·ble·ness n.
prof′it·a·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.profitability - the quality of affording gain or benefit or profitprofitability - the quality of affording gain or benefit or profit
gain, profit - the advantageous quality of being beneficial
unprofitability, unprofitableness - the quality of affording no gain or no benefit or no profit
Translations

profitability

[ˌprɒfɪtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Nrentabilidad f

profitability

[ˌprɒfɪtəˈbɪlɪti] nprofitabilité f
to increase profitability → augmenter la profitabilité

profitability

profitability

[ˌprɒfɪtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] nredditività
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