This arrangement has, in a measure, had the effect of depopulating the place.
For more than one hundred years after the conquest the depopulating effect continued in full force.
For fear, however, of depopulating his dominions and making his palace desolate, he but rarely gave way to his anger.
For fear, however, of depopulating his dominions and making his palace desolate he but rarely gave way to his anger.
A horrible dragon is laying waste our lands, depopulating our cattle-sheds, and carrying off the flower of our youth.
On account of the dreadful plague which was then depopulating London, the courts were adjourned to Oxford.
The grim heretics advanced ravaging and destroying the country, depopulating the towns.
At Vaisali, a pest like modern cholera was depopulating the kingdom, due to an accumulation of festering corpses.
Is it not the directest possible method of depopulating a country, and therefore in the end ruining it?
On the final accession of Achitometl this depopulating movement was continued to a greater extent than ever before.