What does overpopulation mean?

Definitions for overpopulation

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overpopulation(noun)

    too much population


  1. overpopulation(Noun)

    A situation which occurs when the number of occupants of an area exceeds the ability of that area to provide for those occupants.

  2. Origin: over + population


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overpopulation in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overpopulation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Shannon Johnstone:

    The saddest thing is there is no alternative for animal overpopulation other than euthanasia, no other tool in their arsenal.

  2. Scott Davis:

    They're getting pushed out of their natural area due to their overpopulation, that's what's pushing them to the neighborhoods.

  3. Shannon Johnstone:

    Throwing bodies into landfill after being injected with a barbiturate isn't good for the environment, my hope is that underlying that, we can figure out what to do to curb overpopulation from starting in first place.

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