Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to the Rev. T. R. Malthus (1766–1834), an English economist, or to the doctrines set forth in his “Essay on the Principle of Population.”
  • noun A follower of Malthus; a believer in Malthusianism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to the political economist, the Rev. T. R. Malthus, or conforming to his views. See Malthus.
  • noun A follower of Malthus.

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  • adjective of, or relating to Malthus or his views on human population and world resources

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  • noun a believer in Malthusian theory
  • adjective of or relating to Thomas Malthus or to Malthusianism

Etymologies

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From Malthus +‎ -ian.

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