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Synonyms for depopulate

reduce in population


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Bradshaw says that the earlier concentrations shouldn't be used as thresholds for the proposed European water standards because the only way to meet those targets would be to depopulate the region.
A misanthropic youth fantasizes about dogs that depopulate the world at his command.
Most plastic ball grid array (PBGA) packages depopulate the center area of the array or use the center for only power and ground connections.
Because the number is so small we have decided to depopulate those flocks altogether.
It addresses a very real failing of modern environmentalism, which for all its virtues, tends to dehumanize and metaphorically depopulate.
Each of the essays contained therein exposes the range of intellectual and ideological tools used to deny, visually depopulate and/or distort the Palestinian landscape, thereby making it "legitimate" space for foreign occupation.
Critics say the exodus is the result of a deliberate government policy to depopulate the area.
the USA itself spends $375 million a year on "family planning" programs the purpose of which is to depopulate underdeveloped countries as much as possible.
During their farming ventures they managed to depopulate a large number of villages to increase their grazing area and their profit.
Buddy McCue, a representative of the Tallahassee-based Florida Association of Insurance Agents, told the National Underwriter that carriers would only depopulate the FWUA if non-wind coverage was made available.
The paper states that although the startup community could help depopulate Citizens, the complex assumption process may have stymied the business opportunity in Florida.
A member of the New Mexico Mutual Group, which the state created to write preferred business to depopulate New Mexico's workers' comp assigned risk pool, wrote personal auto in Arizona and homeowners in both Arizona and New Mexico before state regulators found it was unsound in 2002.
The Singita cat haven at Oat Mountain, the former Nike Missile site, will provide homes for as many as 300 feral cats, in an effort to depopulate the colonies, while operating spay and neuter programs and adoption services for others.