how to pronounce overpopulate


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overpopulate is pronounced in five syllables

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meanings of overpopulate


  1. To fill with too many individuals; to exceed the capacity of a region to contain the population.

overpopulate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word overpopulate occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics overpopulate can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that overpopulate can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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