puirtith

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puirtith or poortith (ˈpuːrˌtɪθ, ˈpyr-, ˈpuːrˌtɪθ, ˈpyr-)
 
n
(Scot) poverty
 
[C16: from Old French pouerteit, poverteit; compare poverty]
 
poortith or poortith
 
n
 
[C16: from Old French pouerteit, poverteit; compare poverty]

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