multiform

adjective mul·ti·form \ ˈməl-ti-ˌfȯrm \

Definition of multiform

: having many forms or appearances

multiformity

play \ˌməl-ti-ˈfȯr-mə-tē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of multiform

French multiforme, from Latin multiformis, from multi- + -formis -form


Medical Dictionary

multiform

adjective mul·ti·form \ ˈməl-ti-ˌfȯrm \

medical Definition of multiform

: having or occurring in many forms

multiformity

play \ˌməl-ti-ˈfȯr-mət-ē\ noun plural -ties

Learn More about multiform


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up multiform? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

something that impedes or restrains

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What's That From? A Word Origin Quiz

  • turris-babel-by-athanasius-kircher
  • What language gave the word robot to English?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!