[ok-too-puh l, -tyoo-; ok-too-puh l, -tyoo-] /ˈɒk tʊ pəl, -tyʊ-; ɒkˈtu pəl, -ˈtyu-/
eightfold; eight times as great.
having eight effective units or elements.
verb (used with object), octupled, octupling.
to make eight times as great.
Rowing. a shell rowed by a crew of eight, each rower using a pair of oars.
a quantity or number eight times as great as another
eight times as much or as many
consisting of eight parts
(transitive) to multiply by eight
“eightfold,” c.1600, from Latin octuplus “eightfgold,” from octo “eight” (see octo-) + -plus “-fold” (see plus).
[ok-tuhp-lit, -too-plit, -tyoo-; ok-too-plit, -tyoo-] /ɒkˈtʌp lɪt, -ˈtu plɪt, -ˈtyu-; ˈɒk tʊ plɪt, -tyʊ-/ noun 1. a group, series, or combination of eight related items. 2. Music. a group of eight notes that are to be played or sung in the same time as six notes of equal value.
[noun, adjective ok-too-pli-kit, -keyt, -tyoo-, -tuhp-li-; verb ok-too-pli-keyt, -kit, -tyoo-, -tuhp-li-] /noun, adjective ɒkˈtu plɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt, -ˈtyu-, -ˈtʌp lɪ-; verb ɒkˈtu plɪˌkeɪt, -kɪt, -ˈtyu-, -ˈtʌp lɪ-/ noun 1. a group, series, or set of eight identical copies (usually preceded by in). adjective 2. having or consisting of eight identical parts; eightfold. 3. noting the […]
[ok-tl] /ˈɒk tl/ noun, Chemistry. 1. any of a group of isomers having the formula C 8 H 1 8 O, especially used in making perfumes and as a solvent.
noun, Chemistry. 1. a white to pink, water-insoluble, flaky substance having the formula C 1 4 H 2 2 O, used chiefly in the manufacture of commercial surface-active agents.