A sudden, large increase in the size of a population.
More example sentences
- The population explosion and increased human activities are posing serious threats to the ecosystem and the backwaters are no exception.
- It will not stop the population explosion in Egypt, increase innovation in Morocco or reduce arms spending in Algeria.
- When we continue, I'll be talking with two experts about the population explosion and its potentially devastating impact on our environment and our flag.
Definition of population explosion in:
- The US English dictionary