how to pronounce overpopulation


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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 british english:

“… so you have overpopulation so that's in …”

meanings of overpopulation


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

overpopulation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word overpopulation occurs in english on average 0.4 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 overpopulation 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 overpopulation can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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