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pullulate

verb

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to be copiously supplied
  • a tough city neighborhood that has a reputation for pullulating with prostitutes and petty criminals

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The first known use of pullulate was in 1619

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“Pullulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pullulate. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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