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Definitions for depopulation
de·pop·u·la·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. depopulationnoun

    the condition of having reduced numbers of inhabitants (or no inhabitants at all)

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  1. depopulationnoun

    The act of depopulating or condition of being depopulated; the destruction or expulsion of inhabitants.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Depopulationnoun

    the act of depopulating, or condition of being depopulated; destruction or explusion of inhabitants

    Etymology: [L. depopulatio pillaging: cf. F. dpopulation depopulation.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of depopulation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of depopulation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of depopulation in a Sentence

  1. Mark Maslin:

    The really weird thing is, the depopulation of the Americas may have inadvertently allowed the Europeans to dominate the world, it also allowed for the Industrial Revolution and for Europeans to continue that domination.

  2. Ross MacDonald:

    We've seen a dramatic change, the most important intervention was a concerted effort at depopulation, which allowed us, I think, to do much better than many systems around the country despite having a broader epidemic that was more severe than anywhere in the country.

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