- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||depopulated, depopulates, depopulating
||to eliminate or decrease vastly the number of people in (a place), as by eviction, disease, or slaughter.
The plague depopulated Europe in the fourteenth century.
- similar words:
||depopulation (n.), depopulator (n.)
The word depopulate
contains the following part:
that means the people