Meaning of pullulate

pul•lu•late

Pronunciation: (pul'yu-lāt"), [key]
— -lat•ed, -lat•ing.
  1. to send forth sprouts, buds, etc.; germinate; sprout.
  2. to breed, produce, or create rapidly.
  3. to increase rapidly; multiply.
  4. to exist abundantly; swarm; teem.
  5. to be produced as offspring.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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