overpopulate


over·pop·u·late

verb \ˌō-vər-ˈpäp-yə-ˌlāt\

Definition of OVERPOPULATE

transitive verb
:  to populate too densely :  furnish or provide with more than the environment or market will bear
intransitive verb
:  to become overly populous

First Known Use of OVERPOPULATE

1828

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