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Multiply

Mul´ti`ply
v. t.1.To increase in number; to make more numerous; to add quantity to.
[imp. & p. p. Multiplied ; p. pr. & vb. n. Multiplying .]
Impunity will multiply motives to disobedience.
- Ames.
2.(Math.) To add (any given number or quantity) to itself a certain number of times; to find the product of by multiplication; thus 7 multiplied by 8 produces the number 56; to multiply two numbers. See the Note under Multiplication.
3.To increase (the amount of gold or silver) by the arts of alchemy.
Multiplying gear
(Mach.) gear for increasing speed.
Multiplying lens
(Opt.) See under Lens.
v. i.1.To become greater in number; to become numerous.
2.To increase in extent and influence; to spread.
The word of God grew and multiplied.
- Acts xii. 24.
3.To increase amount of gold or silver by the arts of alchemy.
Verb1.multiply - combine by multiplication; "multiply 10 by 15"
Antonyms:
fraction, divide - perform a division; "Can you divide 49 by seven?"
2.multiply - combine or increase by multiplication; "He managed to multiply his profits"
Synonyms: manifold
3.multiply - have young (animals); "pandas rarely breed in captivity"
Synonyms: breed
4.multiply - have offspring or young; "The deer in our neighborhood reproduce madly"; "The Catholic Church tells people to procreate, no matter what their economic situation may be"
Synonyms: procreate, reproduce
Adv.1.multiply - in several ways; in a multiple manner; "they were multiply checked for errors"
Antonyms:
singly - one by one; one at a time; "they were arranged singly"
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