The definition of profitable is something with a financial gain or benefit.
Providing a gain; profitable:
Effective in achieving specified results; originative. Used with of :
Important or valuable enough to repay time or effort spent; of true value
Affording advantage; favorable or beneficial.
Engaged or successful in acquiring wealth.
(Economics) Adding nothing to exchangeable value.
Bible, Is. vi. 10
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