septuple

adjective
sep·​tu·​ple | \ ˈseptəpəl, (ˈ)sep¦t(y)üp- \

Definition of septuple

 (Entry 1 of 3)

1 : consisting of seven : being seven times as great or as many : sevenfold
2 : taken by sevens or in groups of seven

septuple

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of septuple (Entry 2 of 3)

: a sum seven times as great as another : a sevenfold amount : the seventh multiple

septuple

verb
\ " \
septupled; septupled; septupling\ -​p(ə)liŋ \; septuples

Definition of septuple (Entry 3 of 3)

transitive verb

: to make seven times as much or as many

intransitive verb

: to become seven times as much or as many

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History and Etymology for septuple

Adjective

Late Latin septuplus, from Latin septem seven + -uplus (as in quadruplus quadruple)

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“Septuple.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/septuple. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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