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Meaning of MULTIFARIOUS

Pronunciation:  `multu'fehreeus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  having many aspects; "a many-sided subject"; "a multifaceted undertaking"; "multifarious interests"; "the multifarious noise of a great city"
 

MULTIFARIOUS is a 12 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: many-sided, multifaceted, varied
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mul`ti*fa"ri*ous\, a. [L. multifarius; multus
much, many. Cf. {Bifarious}.]
1. Having multiplicity; having great diversity or variety; of
   various kinds; diversified; made up of many differing
   parts; manifold.

         There is a multifarious artifice in the structure of
         the meanest animal.                   --Dr. H. More.

2. (Bot.) Having parts, as leaves, arranged in many vertical
   rows.

 
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