adverb see populous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Populously — Populous Pop u*lous, a. [L. populosus, fr. populus people: cf. F. populeux.] 1. Abounding in people; full of inhabitants; containing many inhabitants in proportion to the extent of the country. [1913 Webster] Heaven, yet populous, retains Number… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • populously — See populous. * * * …   Universalium

  • populously — pop·u·lous·ly …   English syllables

  • populously — adverb see populous * * * popˈulously adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑popular …   Useful english dictionary

  • populous — populously, adv. populousness, n. /pop yeuh leuhs/, adj. 1. full of residents or inhabitants, as a region; heavily populated. 2. jammed or crowded with people: There s no more populous place than Times Square on New Year s Eve. 3. forming or… …   Universalium

  • populous — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin populosus, from populus people Date: 15th century 1. a. densely populated b. having a large population 2. a. numerous b. filled to capacity • populously adverb • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Tanarus (video game) — Infobox VG| title = Tanarus developer = Verant Interactive publisher = Sony Online Entertainment designer(s) = John Smedley and Kevin McCann engine = released = November 30, 1997 genre = First person shooter modes = Multiplayer ratings =… …   Wikipedia

  • populousness — See populously. * * * …   Universalium

  • Paisley —    PAISLEY, a burgh, market town, and ancient parish, in the Upper ward of the county of Renfrew, of which it is the principal place, and the seat of a wide manufacturing district, 7½ miles (W. by S.) from Glasgow, and 50 (W. by S.) from… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • populous — adjective having a large population. Derivatives populously adverb populousness noun Origin ME: from late L. populosus, from populus people …   English new terms dictionary

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