multitiered

adjective
mul·​ti·​tiered | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈtird How to pronounce multitiered (audio) , -ˌtī- \
variants: or less commonly multitier \ ˌməl-​tē-​ˈtir How to pronounce multitier (audio) , -​ˌtī-​ \

Definition of multitiered

: having more than one level or tier a multitiered wedding cake a multitier job system Like many utilities, PG&E charges customers on a multitiered price scheme—the more electricity you use, the more you pay per unit.— Tim McDonnell

First Known Use of multitiered

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Multitiered.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multitiered. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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