What is populate?

  • (verb): Fill with people or supply with inhabitants.
    Example: "The government wanted to populate the remote area of the country"
    Synonyms: people
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Wildlife Of Azerbaijan
... Some species populate special restricted areas (lakes, parts of mountainous areas) while others are spread throughout the country ... Among mammals, jeyran gazelles populate plain areas, Caucasian goat inhabits the major Caucasus areas, most species of birds can be found in forests, some in ... occupy different agricultural fields, while others populate defined biotopes only ...
List Of Magic: The Gathering Keywords - Keywords From Expert-Level Expansions (mechanics) - Populate
... Populate is a keyword action introduced in Return to Ravnica that appears on green and white cards of the Selesnya guild ... To populate, a player puts a token onto the battlefield that’s a copy of a creature token he/she controls ...
Fauna Of Azerbaijan - General Information
... Some species populate special restricted areas (lakes, parts of mountainous areas) while others are spread throughout the country ... Among mammals, jeyran gazelles populate plain areas, Caucasian goat inhabits the major Caucasus areas, most species of birds can be found in forests, some in water basins ... occupy different agricultural fields, while others populate defined biotopes only ...
History Of Australia Since 1945 - Immigration and The Post War Boom
... narrowly avoided a Japanese invasion, Australia must "populate or perish." As Prime Minister Ben Chifley would later declare, "a powerful enemy looked hungrily toward Australia ... We must populate Australia as rapidly as we can before someone else decides to populate it for us." Hundreds of thousands of displaced Europeans, including for the first time large numbers of Jews ...
Racism In Argentina - Types of Racism in Argentina - "White-European" Racism and Article 25 of The Constitution
... To govern is to populate in the sense that to populate is to educate, to better, to civilize, to enrich and enlarge spontaneously and rapidly, like what has happened in the United States ... in order to educate our America in liberty and in industry it is essential to populate it with people from Europe who are more advanced in the matters of liberty and industry.. ...

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    Nations! What are nations? Tartars! and Huns! and Chinamen! Like insects they swarm. The historian strives in vain to make them memorable. It is for want of a man that there are so many men. It is individuals that populate the world.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)