zero population growth


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zero population growth

n.
The lack of an increase in the number of individuals in a given population, occurring when the birth rate equals the death rate.

ze′ro popula′tion growth`


n.
a condition in which the population is maintained at a constant level by a balance between the number of births and deaths.
[1965–70]
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zero population growth

n. crecimiento cero de población, condición demográfica que existe en un período de tiempo determinado en el cual la población permanece estable, sin aumentar ni disminuir.
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Boumedienne spoke just as European and Western birth rates plunged below zero population growth.
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