Definition of

Depopulate

  1. (verb, change) reduce in population

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Synonyms of Depopulate

desolate

Alternate forms of Depopulate

Derivations: depopulation

Hypernyms: reduce, shrink

Origin of the word Depopulate

  1. 1540s, from de- + populate. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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