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multiplied; multiplying

## Definition of *multiply*

(Entry 1 of 3)

2a

**:**to find the product of by multiplication multiply 7 and 8b

**:**to use as a multiplicand in multiplication with another number multiply 7 by 82

**:**to perform multiplicationmultiply

adverbDefinition of *multiply* (Entry 2 of 3)

**:**in a multiple manner

**:**in several ways multiply talented children

multi-ply

adjectiveDefinition of *multi-ply* (Entry 3 of 3)

**:**composed of several plies

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multiply## The first known use of

multiplywas in the 13th centurySee more words from the same century