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Princeton's WordNet

  1. populatedadjective

    furnished with inhabitants

    "the area is well populated"; "forests populated with all kinds of wild life"


  1. populatedadjective

    Supplied with inhabitants or content.


  1. populated

    Populated refers to an area or place that is inhabited or occupied by people, animals, or a certain type of species. It is the presence or settlement of living beings in specific quantities or densities in an environment. Additionally, it can also refer to a database or system being filled or supplied with data or information.

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  1. Populated

    of Populate

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of populated in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of populated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of populated in a Sentence

  1. Kevin McCarthy:

    We don’t have staff yet. We don’t have committees even populated, a lot of them talk about wanting to empower the membership more. Well, why wouldn’t they respect what the membership voted on?

  2. Simon Goodwin:

    When you look at the fraction of the Earth's surface that is heavily populated, it's not very much.

  3. Peter Sutton:

    There will certainly will be damage up along the coastal areas where the crossing occurred, but largely the populated areas did escape the brunt of the eye as it crossed the coast.

  4. Stuart Pimm:

    Other than just the sheer awful news that Australia has lost so many of its species is the fact that it's done it across areas that are very, very sparsely populated, it tells us that by being careless, particularly with invasive species, that we can do an extraordinary amount of environmental harm even in places where there aren't a lot of people.

  5. Michael Crimmins:

    These types of intense, local rain events happen each summer, but often in unpopulated areas, the impacts are quite large when they occur in populated areas like National Weather Service Flagstaff.

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