Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To depopulate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To empty of people or inhabitants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To deprive of inhabitants; to depopulate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To depopulate; empty of inhabitants.

Etymologies

dis- +‎ people (Wiktionary)

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