mul·​ti·​lev·​el | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈle-vəl How to pronounce multilevel (audio) , -ˌtī- \
variants: or less commonly multileveled \ ˌməl-​tē-​ˈle-​vəld How to pronounce multileveled (audio) , -​ˌtī-​ \

Definition of multilevel

: having more than one level: such as
a : having multiple horizontal lines or surfaces at different heights a multilevel building [Chef Bob] Del Grosso taught in what appeared to be an old-fashioned lecture classroom—with … long curved multileveled rows of permanent seating.— Michael Ruhlman
b : having a scale (as of difficulty or achievement) with multiple positions or ranks This multilevel action game is easy enough for even small children to master, although older kids may be challenged by the higher levels.— Bob Strauss — see also multilevel marketing

First Known Use of multilevel

1905, in the meaning defined above

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“Multilevel.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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