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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Containing many inhabitants, especially in proportion to the territory.

Usage examples (35)
  • The truest wild beasts live in the most populous places.
  • A city that was populous is now depopulated, v. 1.
  • What is life like in populous cities and remote towns villages?
  • The most populous is American Fork, Utah, with 27,064 residents. for more
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