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populous

pop·u·lous

populous

 
 
pronunciation:
pap y ls
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: having a large or dense population.
Tokyo is one of the world's most populous cities.
antonyms:
desolate, lonely
similar words:
crowded, inhabited, jam-packed, peopled, serried
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derivations: populously (adv.), populousness (n.)