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1. population

noun. ['ˌpɑːpjəˈleɪʃən'] the people who inhabit a territory or state.

Synonyms

  • people

Antonyms

  • uninitiate
  • living

Etymology

  • populatio (Latin)
  • populare (Latin)

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Rhymes with Population

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

How do you pronounce population?

Pronounce population as ˌpɑpjəˈleɪʃən.

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How do you spell population? Is it populaion ?

A common misspelling of population is populaion

Sentences with population


1. Noun, singular or mass
The UL is the maximum amount of the nutrient that is safe for long-term use in the general population.

Quotes about population


1. I hope we're all kind of influencing each other now to keep the quality up on those things. They seem to be getting better and better and better as there's not only sort of a film geek audience, there's also a general interest in the overall film consuming population.
- Jay Roach

2. I'm not sure the least educated members of the population are missing out on the advances in medical technology as much as they are adopting harmful behavioral habits that shorten their life.
- S. Jay Olshansky

3. I hope that Americans will give careful and well-informed thought to root causes and historical realities, in which case I think they will question why a supposedly 'legitimate' state such as Israel has had to conduct decades of war against a subject refugee population without ever achieving its goals.
- Ismail Haniyeh

2. population

noun. ['ˌpɑːpjəˈleɪʃən'] a group of organisms of the same species inhabiting a given area.

Synonyms

  • overpopulation
  • grouping

Antonyms

  • poor people
  • timid
  • brave

Etymology

  • populatio (Latin)
  • populare (Latin)

3. population

noun. ['ˌpɑːpjəˈleɪʃən'] (statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which samples can be drawn.

Synonyms

  • universe
  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • subpopulation
  • collection

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • decrement
  • disassembly
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • populatio (Latin)
  • populare (Latin)

4. population

noun. ['ˌpɑːpjəˈleɪʃən'] the number of inhabitants (either the total number or the number of a particular race or class) in a given place (country or city etc.).

Synonyms

  • integer

Antonyms

  • dead
  • initiate

Etymology

  • populatio (Latin)
  • populare (Latin)

5. population

noun. ['ˌpɑːpjəˈleɪʃən'] the act of populating (causing to live in a place).

Synonyms

  • settlement
  • colonization

Antonyms

  • flora
  • defense
  • prosecution

Etymology

  • populatio (Latin)
  • populare (Latin)
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