Septupling
Septuple Sep"tu*ple, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Septupled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Septupling}.] To multiply by seven; to make sevenfold. --Sir J. Herschel. [1913 Webster]

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  • septupling — sep·tu·ple || septjÉ™pl / jÊŠpl v. multiply by seven, make seven times greater adj. sevenfold, seven times greater …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Septuple — Sep tu*ple, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Septupled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Septupling}.] To multiply by seven; to make sevenfold. Sir J. Herschel. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Septupled — Septuple Sep tu*ple, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Septupled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Septupling}.] To multiply by seven; to make sevenfold. Sir J. Herschel. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • septuple — /sep too peuhl, tyoo , sep tooh peuhl, tyooh , tup euhl/, adj., v., septupled, septupling. adj. 1. sevenfold; consisting of seven parts. v.t. 2. to make seven times as great. [1605 15; < LL septuplus, deriv. of L septem SEVEN, on the model of… …   Universalium

  • multiplication — n 1. increase, augmentation, addition, superaddition; enlargement, magnification, great ening, expansion, build up, heightening, aggrandizement; doubling, duplication, redoubling, tripling, trip 758lication, quadrupling, quadruplication,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • proliferation — n 1. increase, augmentation, buildup, enlargement, expansion, extension; magnification, amplification; spread, spreading out, branching out; growth, waxing, swelling, inflation; elevation, raise, boost. 2. multiplication, doubling, duplication,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • septuple — /sɛpˈtjupəl/ (say sep tyoohpuhl) adjective 1. sevenfold; consisting of seven parts; seven times as great. –verb (septupled, septupling) –verb (t) 2. to make seven times as great. –verb (i) 3. to become seven times as great. {Late Latin septuplus} …   Australian English dictionary

  • septuple — [sep′tə pəl, sep to͞o′pəl] adj. [LL septuplus < L septem, SEVEN] 1. consisting of seven 2. seven times as much or as many; sevenfold vt., vi. septupled, septupling to multiply by seven …   English World dictionary

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