adjective \ˈde-kyə-pəl\

Definition of DECUPLE

:  tenfold
:  taken in groups of 10

Origin of DECUPLE

French décuple, from Middle French, from Late Latin decuplus, from Latin decem ten + -uplus (as in quadruplus quadruple)
First Known Use: 1613


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