(of a business or institution) initiated or operated for the purpose of making a profit: for-profit hospitals. Unabridged
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The last two years have not been kind to for-profit colleges.
Organizations that straddle the blurring line between the non-profit and
  for-profit worlds.
They also will have to report payments to a for-profit corporate service
It's the thing for-profit journalism needs to survive.
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