[muhl-tip-er-uh s] /mʌlˈtɪp ər əs/

of or relating to a multipara.
producing more than one at a birth.
Botany. (of a cyme) having many lateral axes.
(of certain species of mammal) producing many offspring at one birth
of, relating to, or designating a multipara

“bringing forth many young at a birth,” 1640s, from Modern Latin multiparus, from multi- + stem of parere “to bring forth” (see pare).

multiparity mul·ti·par·i·ty (mŭl’tĭ-pār’ĭ-tē)
The condition of being a multipara.

multiparous mul·tip·a·rous (mŭl-tĭp’ər-əs)


Read Also:

  • Multiprotocol label switching

    networking (MPLS) A packet switching protocol developed by the IETF. Initially developed to improve switching speed, other benefits are now seen as being more important. MPLS adds a 32-bit label to each packet to improve network efficiency and to enable routers to direct packets along predefined routes in accordance with the required quality of service. […]

  • Multipurpose

    [muhl-tee-pur-puh s, muhl-tahy-] /ˌmʌl tiˈpɜr pəs, ˌmʌl taɪ-/ adjective 1. able to be used for several : a multipurpose lawn spray. /ˌmʌltɪˈpɜːpəs/ adjective 1. able to be used for many purposes: a multipurpose gadget adj. also multi-purpose, 1935, from multi- + purpose (n.).

  • Multipurpose vehicle

    noun 1. a large car, similar to a van, designed to carry up to eight passengers MPV

  • Multi-purpose vehicle

    noun any large motor vehicle that can be driven in various conditions and on different terrains, such as off-road; abbr. MPV Examples Most multi-purpose vehicles can hold eight passengers.

Disclaimer: Multiparity definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.