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English definition of “people”

people

verb [T] (PERSONS)   /ˈpi·pəl/
If a place is peopled by a particular type of people, they have moved there or live there: Honolulu is peopled by native Hawaiians, Japanese , Chinese , Filipinos, white Americans , and others .
(Definition of people verb (PERSONS) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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