eightfold

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adjective eight·fold \ˈāt-ˌfōld, -ˈfōld\

Definition of eightfold

  1. 1 :  having eight units or members

  2. 2 :  being eight times as great or as many <an eightfold increase>

eightfold

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Examples of eightfold in a sentence

  1. There has been an eightfold increase in membership in the past year.

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of eightfold

before 12th century


EIGHTFOLD Defined for English Language Learners

eightfold

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adjective eight·fold \ˈāt-ˌfōld, -ˈfōld\

Definition of eightfold for English Language Learners

  • : eight times as great or as many


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