poverty line

US 
UK 
  • n.贫困线(政府规定维持最低生活水平所需的收入标准)
  • Web贫穷线;台湾贫穷线;贫穷线测量
Plural Form:poverty lines  
poverty line
n.
1.
贫困线(政府规定维持最低生活水平所需的收入标准)the official level of income that is necessary to be able to buy the basic things you need such as food and clothes and to pay for somewhere to live
A third of the population is living at or below the poverty line .
三分之一的人口生活在贫困线或以下。

Sample Sentence

Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard