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adversity
used in Freakonomics

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an unfortunate state or event
  • And the millions of women most likely to have an abortion in the wake of Roe 1, Wade—poor, unmarried, and teenage mothers for whom illegal abortions had been too expensive or too hard to get—were often models of adversity.
    p. 4.7

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