multiplicate

adjective
mul·​ti·​pli·​cate | \ ˈməltəplə̇ˌkāt \

Definition of multiplicate

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : consisting of many or of more than one : multiple, multifold multiplicate forms
2 : having many folds multiplicate shells

multiplicate

noun
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plural -s

Definition of multiplicate (Entry 2 of 2)

: the form or condition of being exactly reproduced in many copies have copies made in multiplicate

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History and Etymology for multiplicate

Adjective

Middle English, from Latin multiplicatus, past participle of multiplicare to multiply

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“Multiplicate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multiplicate. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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