Examples of eightfold in a Sentence
There has been an eightfold increase in membership in the past year.
Recent Examples of eightfold from the Web
Nearly 800,000 vinyl records were sold in Japan last year, Nikkei reported, an eightfold increase from 2010.
But Secor’s data showed that sidewinders could increase their metabolism by almost eightfold — a bigger jump than anyone had seen in any species.
That comes after numerous Republicans across the ideological spectrum raised concerns about a Congressional Budget Office analysis that estimated about an eightfold increase in premiums for a 64-year-old making about $25,000 a year.
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First Known Use of eightfold
before 12th century
EIGHTFOLD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of eightfold for English Language Learners
: eight times as great or as many
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