poverty line


a minimum income level used as an official standard for determining the proportion of a population living in poverty.

Nearby words

  1. poutine,
  2. pouty,
  3. pov,
  4. poverty,
  5. poverty level,
  6. poverty trap,
  7. poverty-stricken,
  8. povidone-iodine,
  9. pow,
  10. powan

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