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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.
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Transit of sugar unfit for human consumption through the corridor of Pakistan is not allowed as Pakistan is a signatory to a number of international conventions, which impose binding obligation for control and regulation regime.
He said that sale and purchase of the seized salt was banned in the province being unfit for human consumption.
Drinking water is unfit for human consumption. We have lodged several complaints before the water board but they have failed to respond properly.
figure By ELIZABETH MERAB figure By NASIBO KABALE The government has confirmed the presence of aflatoxin, a poisonous substance, in peanut butter brand Nuteez, making it unfit for human consumption.Government Chemist Francis Maina said that the peanut butter was found to be containing 24.08ppb aflatoxin, 14.08ppb more than the required limit.
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Pakthunkhwa Food Safety and Halal Food Authority (FSAHFA) has destroyed over 700,000 edibles unfit for human consumption since its inception in March 2018, says annual report of the authority issued here Sunday.
Earlier, the authority had declared 47 brands of ice cream and frozen desserts unfit for human consumption after conducting laboratory tests.
Launching a massive crackdown, the Al Hamiriyah Municipality seized 40kg of stale meat unfit for human consumption.
According to the Auction and Cargo Disposal Division (ACDD)-Port of Manila, the shipments were found to be unfit for human consumption, have no commercial value, and their release will be contrary to law and cannot be sold through public auction.
'Of 12,408 animals, 22 were discarded for being unfit for human consumption. Also, the slaughterhouses received 27 animals for examination from outside the slaughterhouses.
More than 80 per cent of water supplied by private tanker services in Rawalpindi city is unfit for human consumption, a laboratory report from the Water and Sanitation Agency (Wasa) has found.A laboratory test was conducted by Wasa in light of Supreme Court directions to streamline illegal water hydrants and private tankers.
RAWALPINDI:A Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) laboratory report has revealed that at least 80 percentof water supplied by private water tanker services in the city is unfit for human consumption. The report was made after the Supreme Court (SC) gave directions to streamline private water tankers and illegal hydrants.
The Department of Agriculture (DA) said it is currently looking into reports that Indian buffalo meat, which is unfit for human consumption if it is unprocessed, is being sold in local wet markets.