Etymology

1. depopulation

noun. ['dɪˌpɑːpjəˈleɪʃən, ˌdiːpɑːpjəˈleɪʃən'] the condition of having reduced numbers of inhabitants (or no inhabitants at all).

Etymology

  • de- (English)
  • de (Latin)
  • population (English)
  • populatio (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word depopulation


1. Noun, singular or mass
And that makes this snowy bird vulnerable to depopulation in the wild.

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