multiple
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (many)
a. múltiple
The pilot suffered multiple fractures in the accident.El piloto sufrió fracturas múltiples en el accidente.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (mathematics)
a. el múltiplo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
100 is a multiple of 10.100 es múltiplo de 10.
3. (shop) (United Kingdom)
a. la cadena de tiendas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The popular multiple has opened a new branch in London's West End.La famosa cadena de tiendas ha abierto sucursal en el West End de Londres.
b. la cadena
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
This multiple doesn't sell that product.Esta cadena no vende ese producto.
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multiple
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mathematics)
a. el múltiplo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (commerce) (United Kingdom)
a. la cadena (de tiendas)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(chain store)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (general)
a. múltiple
4. (medicine)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
multiple sclerosisesclerosis múltiple
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multiple [ˈmʌltɪpl]
adjective
múltiple
of several parts
he died of multiple injuries murió tras sufrir heridas múltiples; multiple accident (Aut) colisión (f) múltiple or en cadena; multiple birth parto (m) múltiple
with pl n
noun
1 (Mat) múltiplo (m)
lowest common multiple mínimo común múltiplo (m)
2 (shop) (also multiple store) (sucursal (f) de una cadena de) grandes almacenes (m)
modifier
multiple choice question (n) pregunta (f) de elección múltiple; pregunta (f) tipo test
multiple choice test (n) examen (m) de elección múltiple; examen (m) tipo test
multiple ownership (n) multipropiedad (f)
multiple personality (disorder) (n) (Psychology and Psychiatry) personalidad (f) múltiple
the majority of patients with multiple personality disorder experience severe depression ...the origins of multiple personality as a medical entity My father was a multiple personality Bennett, who led the investigation, said yesterday Mrs West had multiple personalities
multiple sclerosis (n) esclerosis (f) múltiple
multiple store (n) (sucursal (f) de una cadena de) grandes almacenes (m)
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múltiple
múltiple
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (various)
a. multiple
El médico confirmó que mi embarazo es múltiple.The doctor confirmed my multiple pregnancy.
b. numerous
Tuve el placer de trabajar con él en múltiples ocasiones.I had the pleasure of working with him on numerous occasions.
c. many
La crisis golpeó a múltiples empresas e industrias.The crisis hit many companies and industries.
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múltiple
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (variado)
a. multiple
múltiplesmany, numerous
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múltiple
adjective
1 [+colisión, embarazo, fractura] multiple
murieron tres personas como consecuencia de una colisión múltiple en la que se vieron implicados otros tantos vehículos
enchufe múltiple multiple socket
cables eléctricos con sobrecarga o enchufes múltiples llamados # ladrones", poco seguros sufre una fractura múltiple en un dedo
misiles de cabeza múltiple multiple-warhead missiles; preguntas de elección múltiple multiple choice questions; orgasmo múltiple multiple orgasm
apuestas: sencillas y múltiples
2 múltiples (muchos) [+aplicaciones, problemas, ocasiones] many; numerous
esta mesa tiene múltiples usos this table has many o numerous uses; this is a multipurpose table
tiene múltiples actividades organiza múltiples actividades en todas las épocas del año; clases de danza.. ha participado en múltiples actividades relacionadas con el teatro: escenografía este fenómeno tiene múltiples explicaciones
3 (Informática)
de tarea múltiple multi-task; de usuario múltiple multi-user
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