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Definition of Pennilessness

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poorness, poverty, pauperism, impoverishment; lack of everything, destitution, homelessness
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n : a state of lacking money [syn: impecuniousness, penuriousness]

WordNet 2.0

1. a state of lacking money
(synonym) impecuniousness, penuriousness
(hypernym) poverty, poorness, impoverishment
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Poverty is general scarcity, , or the state of one who lacks a certain amount of material possessions or money. It is a multifaceted concept, which includes social, economic, and political elements. Poverty may be defined as either absolute or relative. Absolute poverty or destitution refers to the lack of means necessary to meet basic needs such as food, clothing and shelter. Relative poverty takes into consideration individual social and economic status compared to the rest of society.

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