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unfit

(ŭn-fĭt′)
adj.
1. Not in good physical or mental health.
2. Biology Unable to survive or produce viable offspring in a particular environment.
tr.v. un·fitted, un·fitting, un·fits
To cause to be unsuited or unqualified: "Having run for president ... often unfits a man for lesser or more useful subsequent work" (Garry Wills).

un·fit′ly adv.
un·fit′ness n.

unfit

not properly prepared, e.g. physically incapable of performing hard work as in racing, because of lack of training. Said also of food prepared unhygienically.

unfit for human consumption
meat or other food considered by a qualified food inspector to be unsuited for entry into the human food chain because of the presence of disease, immaturity, physical damage, emaciation, edema, contamination by gut contents or unauthorized additives or being meat of another, unauthorized species, or meat that has not undergone approved inspection by health authorities.
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Health inspectors often carry out raids on food stalls or shops to check the condition under which the food is prepared and remove food unfit for human consumption.
Upton Sinclair, author of "The Jungle," would feel right at home at a Canadian company that is turning the parts of cows, pigs, and chickens unfit for human consumption into automobile food.
The French ecological group Robin des Bois has issued a statement that production of Beaujolais Nouveau wine has left six French rivers in the Beaujolais region polluted with large amounts of pesticides and two of them--the Azergues and the Saone--with water that is unfit for human consumption, even with filtration.
Police have issued a safety warning after a contaminated deer carcass unfit for human consumption was taken from a roadside.
It's also illegal to sell food that is unfit for human consumption.
Or how about the time he took off his protective cap and scratched his head while visiting a cheese farm, causing all the cheese to be declared unfit for human consumption.
The chicken, considered unfit for human consumption, could have found its way into both Tesco and Farmfood's supermarkets, which has also recalled its chicken products.
SCOTTISH prisoners were fed meat unfit for human consumption, it was claimed last night.
at its Forrest City meat and poultry processing plant are unfit for human consumption and can't be reprocessed for such uses.
In the suit, the Kims say Odwalla ``breached its implied warranty of the merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose by selling and serving juice which was contaminated and unfit for human consumption.
1, 1992, the defendants sold at significant discount over one hundred boxes of beef patties that were rancid, sour, and unfit for human consumption to the Federal Correctional Institution in Memphis, Tenn.
Also, the USDA must be granted authority to recall any meat product it deems to be unfit for human consumption.