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English definition of “uneconomic”

uneconomic

adjective
 
 
/ʌnˌiːkəˈnɒmɪk/ (also uneconomical)
WASTING SOMETHING using too much money, fuel, time, etc: Big cars can be uneconomic to run.Budgeting and saving moneyWasting
NO PROFIT not making enough profit: plans to close uneconomic factoriesBudgeting and saving money
(Definition of uneconomic from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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