- designed or directed to reduce or abolish poverty (used especially in describing certain governmental programs).
Origin of antipoverty
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He had supported Kennedy in 1960 and since then had impressed him with his economic and antipoverty programs.‘It Will Not Be Lyndon’: Why JFK Wanted to Drop LBJ for Reelection
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