population

  • 1 population — [ pɔpylasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • populacion mil. XVIIIe; repris de l angl.; 1335 « peuplement » rare; bas lat. populatio, de populus « peuple » 1 ♦ Ensemble des personnes qui habitent un espace, une terre. La population du globe, de la France, d une ville …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 population — pop‧u‧la‧tion [ˌpɒpjˈleɪʆn ǁ ˌpɑː ] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] the number of people who live in a particular country or area: • a city with a population of over 2 million • Hong Kong s rapid growth in population 2. [countable usually… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 Population — Pop u*la tion, n. [L. populatio: cf. F. population.] 1. The act or process of populating; multiplication of inhabitants. [1913 Webster] 2. The whole number of people, or inhabitants, in a country, or portion of a country; as, a population of ten… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Population — steht für: fachsprachlich veraltet: Bevölkerung eine Gruppe von Individuen einer Art (Tiere und Pflanzen), die zur gleichen Zeit am selben Ort leben und sich miteinander fortpflanzen können, siehe Population (Biologie) in der Statistik für die… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 5 population — 1570s, from L.L. populationem (5c., nom. populatio) a people, multitude, as if a noun of action from L. populus people. Population explosion is first attested 1953 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 population — [päp΄yə lā′shən] n. [LL populatio] 1. a) all the people in a country, region, etc. b) the number of these c) a (specified) part of the people in a given area [the Japanese population of Hawaii] 2. a populating or being populated …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 population — population. См. популяция. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 8 Population — (v. lat.), 1) Bevölkerung, s.d.; 2) die gesammten Einwohner eines Landes, einer Provinz od. eines Ortes. Daher Populationistik, Bevölkerungsstatistik, s. u. Bevölkerung B); Populationisten, in England Gegner des Malthus, welcher gegen die… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 Population — (spätlat.), Bevölkerung …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 10 Population — Populātion (lat.), Bevölkerung (s.d.); Populationístik, s. Bevölkerungstheorie …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 11 Population — Population, Bevölkerung …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 12 Population — См. Население Термины атомной энергетики. Концерн Росэнергоатом, 2010 …

    Термины атомной энергетики

  • 13 population — I noun body politic, citizenry, citizens, civium, commonalty, community, dwellers, folk, general public, habitancy, habitants, humanity, incolarum numerus, inhabitants, masses, nation, natives, number of people, people, persons, populace,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 14 Population — Population, Gesamtheit der Individuen einer Art, die unter spezifischen Umweltbedingungen gleichzeitig einen bestimmten, mehr oder weniger von anderen Artangehörigen isolierten Lebensraum bewohnen. Der Genpool der P. besteht aus den gesamten… …

    Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • 15 population — [n] inhabitants of a place citizenry, community, culture, denizens, dwellers, folk, natives, people, populace, public, residents, society, state; concept 379 …

    New thesaurus

  • 16 population — ► NOUN 1) all the inhabitants of a place. 2) a particular group within this. 3) the action of populating an area. 4) Biology a community of interbreeding organisms …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 population — populational, adj. populationless, adj. /pop yeuh lay sheuhn/, n. 1. the total number of persons inhabiting a country, city, or any district or area. 2. the body of inhabitants of a place: The population of the city opposes the addition of… …

    Universalium

  • 18 POPULATION — THE JEWISH POPULATION Growth by Aliyah In 1882 the Jewish population of Ereẓ Israel numbered some 24,000, roughly 5% of the total, and about 0.3% of the world Jewish population. Since then there has been an almost continuous flow of aliyah, which …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 19 POPULATION — Methodological Uncertainties Because of the great difficulties in ascertaining human population data in general, and Jewish data in particular, especially in ancient and medieval times, a word of caution is even more necessary here than in most… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 20 Population — In biology a population is the collection of inter breeding organisms of a particular species; in sociology, a collection of human beings. A population shares a particular characteristic of interest, most often that of living in a given… …

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