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Oxford dictionary definition of the word poverty:
1the state of being extremely poor:
thousands of families are living in abject poverty
the renunciation of the right to individual ownership of property as part of a religious vow.
2the state of being inferior in quality or insufficient in amount:
the poverty of her imagination
Middle English: from Old French poverte, from Latin paupertas, from pauper ‘poor’