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adv.1.In destitution.
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But, unfortunately, the globalization that is taking shape at the end of this century is almost the very opposite of that dreamt-of utopia; for it seems to be creating yet more inequalities in the distribution of wealth and widening the gap between the obscenely rich and the destitutely poor.
Yes, there are people who are obscenely rich and yes, there are millions of people who are destitutely poor, but this is where Professor Rogoff hits the nail on the head.
The residents are most often destitutely poor, but there is no lack of children.