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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

designed or directed to reduce or abolish poverty (used esp. in describing certain governmental programs)

Usage examples (34)
  • If that works, he may try other targeted anti-poverty programs.
  • Indeed anti-poverty gunslingers with silver bullets don't exist.
  • But was his anti-poverty organization more active in promoting Edwards?
  • Isn't the World Bank the biggest single donor for anti-poverty spending? for more
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