multiple multiple  /ˈməl tə pəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the product of a quantity by an integer
  2. (adj) having or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A new study confirms what many fertility clinicians already know: implanting multiple embryos may offer no better chances for pregnancy than transferring one embryo at a time.
  2. In the wake of a California woman's multiple births, fertility specialists are trying to fend off the perception that theirs is an undisciplined, irresponsible profession.
  3. A report by the SEC's internal investigator says the agency missed multiple opportunities to stop Madoff.

News

  1. Multiple wildfires spread across state

    Multiple wildfires are burning in Colorado as the fire danger remains high across much of the state.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Fort Collins Coloradoan

  2. Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) Announces Janssen Research & Development, LLC Joins Innovative Pre ...

    The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation today announced that Janssen Research & Development, LLC has joined the MMRF pre-competitive consortium
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Multiple wildfires spread across Colorado

    Multiple wildfires are burning in Colorado, including one that destroyed a Boy Scout camp and several homes.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: KGWN-TV Cheyenne

Quotes

  1. "This fall I'm going to take my talents to South Beach and the Miami Heat," James said 28 minutes into the nearly 80-minute telecast on ESPN. "It's gonna give me the best opportunity to win and win multiple championships."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: LeBron James Source: Chicago Sun-Times

  2. Goodell said he did not suspend Belichick because, "The discipline I am imposing of a maximum fine and forfeiture of a first-round draft choice, or multiple draft choices, is in fact more significant and long-lasting, and therefore more effective,...
    on Sep 13, 2007 By: Roger Goodell Source: USA Today

  3. "Multiple intelligence estimates have warned that al Qaeda is actively planning attacks on the US homeland from its safe-haven in Pakistan," Obama said, adding that many nations, including NATO partners and also countries like Iran and China,...
    on Mar 27, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters

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