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un·com·pet·i·tive

 (ŭn′kəm-pĕt′ĭ-tĭv)
adj.
Not competitive; not liking or inclined to compete.

un′com·pet′i·tive·ly adv.
un′com·pet′i·tive·ness n.

uncompetitive

(ˌʌnkəmˈpɛtɪtɪv)
adj
not able or willing to compete
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uncompetitive - not inclined to competeuncompetitive - not inclined to compete    
noncompetitive - not involving competition or competitiveness; "noncompetitive positions"; "noncompetitive interest in games"
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uncompetitive

adj industrynicht wettbewerbsfähig, wettbewerbsunfähig; pricenicht konkurrenzfähig
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