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2 entries found for poverty.
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Main Entry: pov·er·ty
Pronunciation: primarystresspäv-schwart-emacron
Function: noun
1 : the state of being poor : lack of money or possessions : WANT
2 : a small supply : DEARTH <a poverty of information about the new disease>
3 : lack of fertility <poverty of the soil>

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