how to pronounce overpopulation

/ˌoʊvɚˌpɑːpjəˈlɛɪʃən/

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overpopulation is pronounced in six syllables

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An example use of overpopulation in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… bottom line is world overpopulation is a …”

meanings of overpopulation

noun:

  1. A situation which occurs when the number of occupants of an area exceeds the ability of that area to provide for those occupants.

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