Populated
Populate Pop"u*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Populated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Populating}.] To furnish with inhabitants, either by natural increase or by immigration or colonization; to cause to be inhabited; to people. [1913 Webster]

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  • populated — index populous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • populated — adjective furnished with inhabitants (Freq. 2) the area is well populated forests populated with all kinds of wild life • Similar to: ↑inhabited * * * populated UK [ˈpɒpjʊˌleɪtɪd] US [ˈpɑpjəˌleɪtəd] adjective a populated area has p …   Useful english dictionary

  • populated — adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ densely, heavily, highly, thickly ▪ the most densely populated part of the island ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • populated — pop|u|lat|ed [ papjə,leıtəd ] adjective a populated area has people living there: heavily/densely populated urban areas (=with many people) a thinly/sparsely populated area (=with very few people) …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • populated — UK [ˈpɒpjʊˌleɪtɪd] / US [ˈpɑpjəˌleɪtəd] adjective a populated area has people living there heavily/densely populated urban areas (= with many people) a thinly/sparsely populated area (= with very few people) …   English dictionary

  • populated — adj. densely, heavily; sparsely populated * * * heavily sparsely densely …   Combinatory dictionary

  • populated — adjective 1》 inhabited: a populated area. 2》 Electronics (of a printed circuit board) having components fitted …   English new terms dictionary

  • populated — un·populated; …   English syllables

  • populated —   Noho ia. See saying, lē ī.    ♦ Densely populated, laukanaka, noho nui ia …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • populated — adjective Supplied with inhabitants or content …   Wiktionary

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