**multiply ***verb *

__ ADV. __** fourfold, fivefold, manifold, etc. ***Just imagine all the problems we've been having, multiplied a thousandfold. ***| endlessly, indefinitely | quickly, rapidly ***micro-organisms that multiply rapidly ***| together, up ***Multiply these two figures together. If you are cooking for more people, just multiply up the quantities. *

__ PREP. __** by ***2 multiplied by 4 makes 8 *(= 2~4

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