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English definition of “disadvantaged”

disadvantaged

noun [plural]     /ˌdɪs.ədˈvɑːn.tɪdʒd/ US  /-ˈvæn.t̬ɪdʒd/
the disadvantaged people who do not have good living conditions , a good standard of education , etc., considered as a group : These measures are intended to help the disadvantaged.Poor people
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