population

  • 1 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

  • 2 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

  • 3 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… …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 Population I — In der Astronomie wird mit Population beziehungsweise Sternpopulation (engl. stellar population) eine Untermenge von Sternen in einer Galaxie bezeichnet, deren räumliche Verteilung, Bewegung, Alter und chemische Zusammensetzung ähnlich sind.… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 5 Population II — In der Astronomie wird mit Population beziehungsweise Sternpopulation (engl. stellar population) eine Untermenge von Sternen in einer Galaxie bezeichnet, deren räumliche Verteilung, Bewegung, Alter und chemische Zusammensetzung ähnlich sind.… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 6 Population — En biologie, une population désigne un ensemble d individus d une même espèce vivante se perpétuant dans un territoire donné et la discipline scientifique qui en fait l étude est la biologie des populations, un champ d étude qui participe à la… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 7 POPULATION — s. f. coll. Il se dit Du nombre des habitants d un pays, d un lieu, relativement à l étendue de ce pays, de ce lieu. La population de l Angleterre est considérable. Il y a dans ce pays un excès de population. La population de ce pays s est accrue …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 8 POPULATION — n. f. Ensemble des habitants d’un pays, d’un lieu. La population de ce pays s’est accrue beaucoup, a doublé depuis dix ans. La population de cette ville s’élève à trente mille âmes. Statistique de la population. Le mouvement annuel de la… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 9 Population Me — Infobox Album | Name = Population Me Type = Album Artist = Dwight Yoakam Released = June 24, 2003 Recorded = Genre = Country Length = 31:51 Label = Audium Records Producer = Pete Anderson Reviews = Allmusic Rating|4|5… …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 population — noun Etymology: Late Latin population , populatio, from Latin populus Date: 1612 1. a. the whole number of people or inhabitants in a country or region b. the total of individuals occupying an area or making up a whole c. the total of particles… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 Population decline — can refer to the decline in population of any organism, but this article refers to population decline in humans. It is a term usually used to describe any great reduction in a human population.[1] It can be used to refer to long term demographic… …

    Wikipedia

  • 12 Population transfer — is the movement of a large group of people from one region to another by state policy or international authority, most frequently on the basis of ethnicity or religion. Banishment or exile is a similar process, but is forcibly applied to… …

    Wikipedia

  • 13 Population control — is the practice of limiting population increase, usually by reducing the birth rate. The practice has sometimes been voluntary, as a response to poverty, environmental concerns, or out of religious ideology, but in some times and places it has… …

    Wikipedia

  • 14 Population density — (people per km2) by country, 2006 …

    Wikipedia

  • 15 Population bottleneck — followed by recovery or extinction A population bottleneck (or genetic bottleneck) is an evolutionary event in which a significant percentage of a population or species is killed or otherwise prevented from reproducing.[1] A slightly different… …

    Wikipedia

  • 16 Population dynamics — is the branch of life sciences that studies short term and long term changes in the size and age composition of populations, and the biological and environmental processes influencing those changes. Population dynamics deals with the way… …

    Wikipedia

  • 17 Population ageing — or population aging (see English spelling differences) occurs when the median age of a country or region rises. This happens because of rising life expectancy or declining birth rates. Excepting 18 countries termed demographic outliers by the… …

    Wikipedia

  • 18 Population growth — is the change in population over time, and can be quantified as the change in the number of individuals in a population using per unit time for measurement. The term population growth can technically refer to any species, but almost always refers …

    Wikipedia

  • 19 Population armenienne ottomane — Population arménienne ottomane Histoire de l Arménie Origines Hayasa Azzi • Nairi Urartu …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 20 Population humaine — Population mondiale Carte des pays par population      +1 000 000 000 …

    Wikipédia en Français