/ (riːˈpɒpjʊˌleɪt) /
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to provide a new population for (an area in which the population has declined)
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Words nearby repopulate
repo, repoint, repo man, répondez s'il vous plaît, repone, repopulate, report, reportage, report card, reported clause, reportedly
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How to use repopulate in a sentence
Set me upon a coral atoll with that volume, I will repopulate the world with dictionaries, and beget lusty tomes.Shandygaff|Christopher Morley
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
By Sunday he had 1400 men with whom to quiet the panic and restore peace and repopulate the deserted country.The Last American Frontier|Frederic L. (Frederic Logan) Paxson
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