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According to reporters, the facility was overcrowded with children.
Connecting areas in the Midwest, for example, could turn Kansas City into a global powerhouse and attract residents away from other already overcrowded cities.
When so large a number of the larvæ hatch out as to overcrowd the hive, it is the function of the queen to lead forth a swarm.
ANIMAL INTELLIGENCEGEORGE J. ROMANES
There will be some careful pruning done for the good of the human race, which, as it is, threatens to overcrowd the earth.
The effect of them was merely to call into existence a class of poor tenements in odd corners or to overcrowd the existing houses.
If the wedding is a small one great care should be taken lest the guests are so numerous as to overcrowd the church or home.
BOOK OF ETIQUETTELILLIAN EICHLER
It would overcrowd his department and spoil the record he was trying to make—but he said not a word except "All right."
THE JUNGLEUPTON SINCLAIR
Rather than overcrowd his ships and to spare his supplies, he refused to take any of the latter.
DE ORBE NOVO, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)TRANS. BY FRANCIS AUGUSTUS MACNUTT
Aaron counted for less than nothing in a world he helped to overcrowd, and of which he perceived very little.
For however the Imperialists squandered their lives, they would yet overcrowd death.
THE MISSOURIANEUGENE P. (EUGENE PERCY) LYLE
SYNONYM OF THE DAYAPRIL 23, 2021

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