Overpopulation vs Superfecundity - What's the difference?

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Overpopulation is a related term of superfecundity.


As nouns the difference between overpopulation and superfecundity

is that overpopulation is a situation which occurs when the number of occupants of an area exceeds the ability of that area to provide for those occupants while superfecundity is (biology) the tendency of organisms to produce more offspring than can possibly survive the geometric growth of a biological population beyond the resources of the environment.

overpopulation

Noun

  • A situation which occurs when the number of occupants of an area exceeds the ability of that area to provide for those occupants.
  • superfecundity

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • (biology) The tendency of organisms to produce more offspring than can possibly survive. The geometric growth of a biological population beyond the resources of the environment.
  • (biology) Superabundant fecundity or multiplication of the species.