Definitions for populate

Definitions for (verb) populate

Main entry: populate

Definition: fill with inhabitants

Usage: populate the forest with deer and wild boar for hunting

Main entry: dwell, live, inhabit, populate

Definition: inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of

Usage: People lived in Africa millions of years ago; The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted; this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean; deer are populating the woods

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