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synonyms for overpopulation

  • bottleneck
  • traffic jam
  • crowding
  • excess
  • jam
  • mass
  • press
  • profusion
  • rubber-necking
  • snarl-up
  • surfeit
  • surplus
  • clogging
  • crowdedness
  • overcrowding
  • overdevelopment

antonyms for overpopulation

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  • flood
  • flow
  • opening
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How to use overpopulation in a sentence

There was, as yet, no great overpopulation of mountainous areas compelling raids or forays into piedmont zones.
THE NEW STONE AGE IN NORTHERN EUROPEJOHN M. TYLER
I mustn't blame Leffingwell for solving the overpopulation problem, even though he used me as a guinea-pig in his experiments.
THIS CROWDED EARTHROBERT BLOCH
Cousin Yachkovich begins again at his talk on overpopulation.
HANIAHENRYK SIENKIEWICZ
Statistics show, that emigration will not prevent overpopulation.
HANIAHENRYK SIENKIEWICZ
Cousin Yachkovich is always discoursing on overpopulation; that is his hobby.
HANIAHENRYK SIENKIEWICZ
Here was a crop so easy of culture and of such nourishing qualities that it led to overpopulation and all its attendant ills.
OUR FOREIGNERSSAMUEL P. ORTH
The alternative to overpopulation and its remedy emigration is found in preventive checks to increase.
INFLUENCES OF GEOGRAPHIC ENVIRONMENTELLEN CHURCHILL SEMPLE
Where all is uncertain and there is not much to lose, reckless overpopulation is certain to be set at.
THE EVOLUTION OF MODERN CAPITALISMJOHN ATKINSON HOBSON
The economical doctrine which regards overpopulation as the principal cause of poverty is a very superficial one.
THE NON-RELIGION OF THE FUTURE: A SOCIOLOGICAL STUDYJEAN-MARIE GUYAU
This resulted in overpopulation of the agricultural districts, emigration and a high death rate.
MEMORANDUM TO THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES ON THE RECOGNITION OF THE UKRAINIAN PEOPLE'S REPUBLICJULIAN BATCHINSKY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO OVERPOPULATION

  • bottleneck
  • clogging
  • crowdedness
  • crowding
  • excess
  • jam
  • mass
  • overcrowding
  • overdevelopment
  • overpopulation
  • press
  • profusion
  • rubber-necking
  • snarl-up
  • surfeit
  • surplus
  • traffic jam
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.