nonuple

adjective

non·​uple
ˈnäˌn(y)üpəl
ˈnänəp-
1
: consisting of nine : being nine times as great or as many : ninefold
2
: taken by nines or in groups of nine

Word History

Etymology

French, from Middle French, from Latin nonus ninth + Middle French -ple (as in quadruple)

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“Nonuple.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonuple. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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