non-productive

nonproductive

[non-pruh-duhk-tiv]
adjective
1.
not productive; unproductive.
2.
not worthwhile or beneficial; not leading to practical or beneficial results.
3.
not producing goods directly, as employees in charge of personnel or inspectors.

Origin:
1920–25; non- + productive

nonproductively, adverb
nonproductiveness, nonproductivity [non-proh-duhk-tiv-i-tee, -prod-uhk-] , noun
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nonproductive (ˌnɒnprəˈdʌktɪv)
 
adj
1.  (of workers) not directly responsible for producing goods
2.  having disappointing results; unproductive
 
nonpro'ductiveness
 
n
 
nonproductivity
 
n

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