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pop·u·la·tion con·trol

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. population controlnoun

    control over the growth of population; a government program


  1. population control

    Population control refers to measures, policies, or strategies implemented by the government, organizations, or individuals with the goal of managing the size or growth rate of a human or animal population in a specific geographical area or globally. This might involve methods to increase, decrease or stabilize the population depending on the existing circumstances and long-term objectives. It can be achieved through various means, such as regulation of family size, immigration, healthcare practices, education, and economic incentives.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Population Control

    Includes mechanisms or programs which control the numbers of individuals in a population of humans or animals.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of population control in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of population control in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of population control in a Sentence

  1. Louis Farrakhan:

    It was Mrs. Sanger who advocated population control of black and poor people, in a 1939 letter, Margaret Sanger wrote about getting the black preachers to help with Margaret Sanger efforts. Margaret Sanger said, ‘ we don’t want the word to go out that we want to exterminate the Negro population. ’ … And when Bill Clinton received the award, [ Margaret Sanger said ] I admire Margaret Sanger enormously. Margaret Sanger courage. Margaret Sanger tenacity. Margaret Sanger vision. ’ Now they have to admit that the war on drugs was a war on black people.

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