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multiplied, past participle; multiplies, 3rd person singular present; multiplying, present participle; multiplied, past tense;
  1. Obtain from (a number) another that contains the first number a specified number of times
    • - I asked you to multiply fourteen by nineteen
    • - we all know how to multiply by ten
  2. Increase or cause to increase greatly in number or quantity
    • - ever since I became a landlord my troubles have multiplied tenfold
    • - cigarette smoking combines with other factors to multiply the risks of atherosclerosis
  3. (of an animal or other organism) Increase in number by reproducing

  4. Propagate (plants)

  1. In several different ways or respects
    • - multiply injured patients

  1. combine by multiplication; "multiply 10 by 15"
  2. in several ways; in a multiple manner; "they were multiply checked for errors"
  3. breed: have young (animals) or reproduce (organisms); "pandas rarely breed in captivity"; "These bacteria reproduce"
  4. reproduce: have offspring or produce more individuals of a given animal or plant; "The Bible tells people to procreate"
  5. Multiplication (symbol "×") is the mathematical operation of scaling one number by another. It is one of the four basic operations in elementary arithmetic (the others being addition, subtraction and division).
  6. Multiply is an album by Jamie Lidell on Warp Records. Unusually for Warp, which for many years released mainly electronic music, the album has much in common with soul and funk music.
  7. Multiply is the debut album recorded by Canadian rock band Heavy Jack at Digital Sound Magic & Turtle Studios in British Columbia. It was recorded during most of 2007 and into 2008. The album artwork was designed by Duke Floss.
  8. Multiply is the third single from Xzibit's album, Man vs. Machine. The chorus is rapped by Nate Dogg.In the music video it shows Xzibit riding on a car. An official remix featuring Busta Rhymes was released as a bonus track in the same album. ...
  9. Multiply is a social networking service with an emphasis on allowing users to share media – such as photos, videos and blog entries – with their "real-world" network. ...
  10. (multiplied (to be -)) (v) kеrеlеnirgе, üyrеrgе
  11. when groups get too large, we “multiply” those students out into two groups.
  12. Paper or paperboard sheet made of two or more layers.
  13. repeated addition, to add again and again
  14. Increase, to have many descendants.
  15. (verb)  to increase in number or quantity