verb (used with object), pop·u·lat·ed, pop·u·lat·ing.
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They obeyed the oracle and threw stones behind them from which sprang men and women to repopulate the earth.Selections From American Poetry|Various
They have been known to repopulate their territories after an epidemic, or at least after the destruction of their Aphides.The Industries of Animals|Frdric Houssay
They were the survivors, each of a score of their fellows not so cautious, themselves fit to repopulate the hillside.The Little Lady of the Big House|Jack London
At Pemaquid Point he laid out the plan of a city which he divided into lots, inviting settlers to repopulate the country.Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast|Samuel Adams Drake
She looks as though she was made to repopulate a desert unaided.The Dangerous Age|Karin Michalis