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profit

the amount by which income exceeds expenditure.

profit sharing
profit sharing between a professional and a lay person is illegal in most countries because it is considered to be improper for a nonveterinarian to have any authority over the quality and style of the work of a professional person.
References in classic literature ?
His brother officers, profiting by his example, pleaded their duties on deck, and followed him out.
Inchbare, in profiting by the message which I had the pleasure of sending to you.
Profiting by the different movements in the crowd, he had managed by degrees to gain the front row of spectators.
Tarzan scratched his head, pondering some more effective method of offense, for he had determined to prevent Numa from profiting in any way through his attack upon the tribe.