Unpeopling - definition of unpeopling by The Free Dictionary
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To reduce sharply the population of (an area); depopulate.
(tr) to empty of people
un•peo•ple (ʌnˈpi pəl)
v.t. -pled, -pling.
to deprive of people; depopulate.
Past participle: unpeopled
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