overpopulation

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From over- +‎ population. Compare overpopulous and overpopulate.

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overpopulation ‎(countable and uncountable, plural overpopulations)

  1. A situation which occurs when the number of occupants of an area exceeds the ability of that area to provide for those occupants.

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