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populace
American English: /ˈpɑpjələs/
British English: /ˈpɒpjʊləs/

Translation of populace in Spanish:

noun (+ singular or plural verb)

  • the populace 1.1 (common people) 1.2 (population)
    la población
    Example sentences
    • The commander's emergency response program is a program set up by the military to take care of humanitarian needs for the local populaces - needs that will make a quick and lasting impact on the community.
    • The paternalistic style of rule is unequal to the demands of transparency and accountability that local populaces - and overseas investors - want.
    • Finally, anthropologists since Eric Wolf's seminal work on brokers have observed bureaucracies encouraging patron-client relationships, both between bureaucrats and clients and within local populaces.

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