uncommercial

[ uhn-kuh-mur-shuhl ]
/ ˌʌn kəˈmɜr ʃəl /

adjective

not engaged in or involved with commerce or trade.
not in accordance with commercial principles or practices.
not producing or likely to produce a profit: an artistic but uncommercial film.

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Origin of uncommercial

First recorded in 1760–70; un-1 + commercial
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British Dictionary definitions for uncommercial

uncommercial
/ (ˌʌnkəˈmɜːʃəl) /

adjective

not concerned with commerce or trade
not in accordance with the aims or principles of business or trade
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