mul·​ti·​fold | \ ˈməl-ti-ˌfōld How to pronounce multifold (audio) \

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beaucoup [slang], legion, many, multiple, multiplex, multitudinous, numerous



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Examples of multifold in a Sentence

the advantages of the new accounting system are multifold

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Humankind’s first journeys beyond the haven of Earth, into the void and the desolate places beyond, is a story filled with multifold perspectives and endless contemplations. Jay Bennett, Smithsonian, "Apollo 11 Astronaut Michael Collins on the Past and Future of Space Exploration," 20 July 2019 If medical researchers like the ASU team can continue to make progress developing a microbiome treatment for ASD, many more kids could benefit from the multifold value of a healthy gut. Bob Roehr, Smithsonian, "How the Gut Microbiome Could Provide a New Tool to Treat Autism," 14 June 2019

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First Known Use of multifold

1806, in the meaning defined above

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concealment of treason or felony

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