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The state of being extremely poor
“It is hard to imagine the horrors of war, crippling poverty or injustice where we live.”
The state of being inferior in quality or insufficient in amount
“The appointment is not a disaster, though it shows a poverty of imagination.”
Inferior quality or inadequacy
“The poverty of the soil.”
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