[muhl-tee, -tahy] /ˈmʌl ti, -taɪ/ Informal.
noun, plural multis.
a pattern of several colors or hues, usually in stripes:
This dress comes in pink or green multi.
a combining form meaning “many,” “much,” “multiple,” “many times,” “more than one,” “more than two,” “composed of many like parts,” “in many respects,” used in the formation of compound words:
many or much: multiflorous, multimillion
more than one: multiparous, multistorey
before vowels mult-, word-forming element meaning “many, many times, much,” from comb. form of Latin multus “much, many,” from PIE *ml-to-, from root *mel- “strong, great, numerous” (cf. Latin melior “better,” Greek mala “very, very much”). Many words that use it (multinational, etc.) are 20c. coinages.
A prefix that means “many” or “much,” as in multicellular, having many cells.
/ˌmʌltɪˈæksɛs/ noun 1. (computing) a system in which several users are permitted to have apparently simultaneous access to a computer
[muhl-tang-gyuh-ler] /mʌlˈtæŋ gyə lər/ adjective 1. having many angles; polyangular. /mʌlˈtæŋɡjʊlə/ adjective 1. having many angles
[ahr-tik-yuh-ler] /ɑrˈtɪk yə lər/ adjective 1. of or relating to the joints. /ɑːˈtɪkjʊlə/ adjective 1. of or relating to joints or to the structural components in a joint adj. from Latin articularis “pertaining to the joints,” from articulus (see articulate (v.)). multiarticular mul·ti·ar·tic·u·lar (mŭl’tē-är-tĭk’yə-lər, mŭl’tī-) adj. Relating to or involving many joints. articular ar·tic·u·lar (är-tĭk’yə-lər) […]
[ak-see-uh l] /ˈæk si əl/ adjective 1. of, pertaining to, characterized by, or forming an : an axial relationship. 2. situated in or on an . /ˈæksɪəl/ adjective 1. relating to, forming, or characteristic of an axis 2. situated in, on, or along an axis adj. “pertaining to an axis,” by 1825, from axis + […]