plex

noun
\ ˈpleks How to pronounce plex (audio) \
variants: or 'plex

Definition of plex

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Definition of -plex (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a figure of a given power googolplex
2 : a building divided into an often specified number of spaces (such as apartments or movie theaters) fourplex multiplex

First Known Use of plex

Noun

1985, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for plex

Noun combining form

partly from Latin -plex (as in duplex); partly from complex

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“Plex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plex. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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