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"populous" in British English

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populousadjective

uk   /ˈpɒp.jʊ.ləs/  us   /ˈpɑː.pjə-/ formal
A populous ​country, ​area, or ​place has a lot of ​peopleliving in it: China is the world's most populous ​country.
(Definition of populous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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populousadjective

 us   /ˈpɑp·jə·ləs/
(of a ​country, ​area, or ​place) having a lot of ​peopleliving there: populous ​metropolitanareas
(Definition of populous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “populous”
in Chinese (Simplified) 人口稠密的…
in Turkish kalabalık, tıklım tıklım, çok nüfuslu…
in Russian густонаселенный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人口稠密的…
in Polish gęsto zaludniony, ludny…
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