v. reduce the number of inhabitants

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dispeopler — Dis*peo pler, n. One who, or that which, dispeoples; a depopulator. Gay. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dispeople — dəs, (ˈ)dis+ transitive verb Etymology: dis (I) + people (n.) : depopulate a plague that nearly dispeoples a country dispeople the woods of all game …   Useful english dictionary

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