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populated

verb
past tense of populate

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to supply with inhabitants
  • a small island populated only by woodland creatures

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“Populated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/populated. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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