multiversity

noun
mul·​ti·​ver·​si·​ty | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈvər-sə-tē How to pronounce multiversity (audio) , -stē \
plural multiversities

Definition of multiversity

: a very large university with many component schools, colleges, or divisions and widely diverse functions

First Known Use of multiversity

1926, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for multiversity

multi- + -versity (as in university)

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“Multiversity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multiversity. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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