Multitudinous Mul`ti*tu"di*nous, a. 1. Consisting of a multitude; manifold in number or condition; as, multitudinous waves. ``The multitudinous seas.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

A renewed jingling of multitudinous chains. --G. Kennan. [1913 Webster]

2. Of or pertaining to a multitude. ``The multitudinous tongue.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster] -- {Mul`ti*tu"di*nous*ly}, adv. -- {Mul`ti*tu"di*nous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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