multiple pregnancy n.
The state of bearing two or more fetuses simultaneously.
/ˌmʌltɪpəlˈpɪndɪŋ/ noun 1. (Scots law) an action to determine the division of a property or fund between several claimants, brought by or on behalf of the present holder
- Multiple puncture tuberculin test
multiple puncture tuberculin test n. A tine test in which the tuberculin or purified protein is inserted under the skin by repeated punctures with several needles or prongs.
noun, Military. 1. a reentry vehicle equipped with multiple warheads that cannot be directed to separate targets. Abbreviation: MRV, M.R.V.
[muhl-tuh-puh l] /ˈmʌl tə pəl/ adjective 1. consisting of, having, or involving several or many individuals, parts, elements, relations, etc.; manifold. 2. Electricity. 3. Botany. (of a fruit) collective. noun 4. Mathematics. a number that contains another number an integral number of times without a remainder: 12 is a multiple of 3. 5. Electricity. a […]