megaplex
noun Date: 1986 a large multiplex typically housing 16 or more movie theaters

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  • megaplex — /meg euh pleks /, n. a large building containing usually more than a dozen movie theaters. [1990 95; MEGA + PLEX] * * * …   Universalium

  • megaplex — noun A large, multi screen cinema …   Wiktionary

  • megaplex — megÉ™pleks n. movie theater with more than 16 screens (Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • megaplex — meg•a•plex [[t]ˈmɛg əˌplɛks[/t]] n. bus a large building containing usu. more than a dozen movie theaters • Etymology: 1990–95; mega + plex …   From formal English to slang

  • megaplex — /meg euh pleks /, n. a large building containing usually more than a dozen movie theaters. [1990 95; MEGA + PLEX] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Megaplex Theaters — Megaplex Theatres was founded in 1999 by the former owner of the Utah Jazz, Larry H. Miller. It is an independent movie theater chain in the state of Utah, with five locations along the Wasatch front and another set to open in October 2011.[dated …   Wikipedia

  • Megaplex (Transformers) — Megaplex is the name of the fictional character from the various Transformers universes.Machine WarsTransformers character name =Megaplex caption = affiliation =Decepticon subgroup =Basic Vehicles rank =6 function =Warrior/Clone partner = motto …   Wikipedia

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