multiphase

adjective
mul·​ti·​phase | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈfāz How to pronounce multiphase (audio) , -ˌtī- \

Definition of multiphase

: consisting of or involving more than one phase a multiphase project multiphase chemical reactions I present here a steady flow model for the blast dynamics and propose that through much of the devastated area the blast was a supersonic flow of a complex multiphase (solid, liquid, vapour) mixture.— Susan Werner Kieffer

First Known Use of multiphase

1829, in the meaning defined above

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“Multiphase.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multiphase. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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