Translation of "uneconomic" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uneconomicadjective

uk /ʌnˌiː.kəˈnɒm.ɪk/ /ʌnˌek.əˈnɒm.ɪk/ us /ʌnˌiː.kəˈnɑː.mɪk/ /ʌnˌek.əˈnɑː.mɪk/ also uneconomical,

Uneconomic businesses and industries are not making enough profit or are losing money.

(企业、产业)不景气的,赚不到钱的,赔本的
They closed the factory, saying it was uneconomic.
The price of oil dropped so low that it become uneconomic to drill.

Uneconomic processes or activities use more of something than is necessary, causing it to be wasted.

(过程或活动)不经济的,浪费的
A large room sometimes represents an uneconomic use of space.
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(Translation of “uneconomic” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)