- a rapid increase in the size of a population caused by such factors as a sudden decline
in infant mortality or an increase in life expectancy
Word usage trends for “population-explosion”
Example Sentences Including 'population explosion'
And you also know all about the African population explosion !
Seize the Reckless Wind
There had recently been a population explosion among the local wild cats, and the parrots needed extra caution.
SPIX'S MACAW: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird (2002)