multipartite

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adjective mul·ti·par·tite \ˌməl-ti-ˈpär-ˌtīt\

Definition of multipartite

  1. 1 :  divided into several or many parts

  2. 2 :  having numerous members or signatories

Origin and Etymology of multipartite

Latin multipartitus, from multi- + partitus, past participle of partire to divide, from part-, pars part


First Known Use: 1656

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