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multiplex

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adjective mul·ti·plex \ˈməl-tə-ˌpleks\

Definition of multiplex

  1. 1 :  many, multiple

  2. 2 :  being or relating to a system of transmitting several messages or signals simultaneously on the same circuit or channel

Examples of multiplex in a sentence

  1. <would sometimes experience multiplex moods in the course of a single day>

Origin and Etymology of multiplex

Latin


First Known Use: 1557


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multiplex

verb mul·ti·plex

Definition of multiplex

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to send (messages or signals) by a multiplex system

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to multiplex messages or signals

multiplexer

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multiplexor

play \-ˌplek-sər\ noun

1907

First Known Use of multiplex

1907


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multiplex

noun mul·ti·plex

Definition of multiplex

  1. :  a complex that houses several movie theaters

1985

First Known Use of multiplex

1985


MULTIPLEX Defined for English Language Learners


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multiplex

noun mul·ti·plex

Definition of multiplex for English Language Learners

  • : a building that contains several movie theaters


Medical Dictionary

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Medical Definition of multiplex


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