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fivefold

(ˈfaɪvˌfəʊld)
adj
1. (Mathematics) equal to or having five times as many or as much
2. (Mathematics) composed of five parts
adv
(Mathematics) by or up to five times as many or as much

five•fold

(ˈfaɪvˌfoʊld)

adj.
1. five times as great or as much.
2. comprising five parts.
adv.
3. in fivefold measure.
[before 1000]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fivefold - having five units or components
multiple - having or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual; "multiple birth"; "multiple ownership"; "made multiple copies of the speech"; "his multiple achievements in public life"; "her multiple personalities"; "a pineapple is a multiple fruit"
Translations

fivefold

[ˈfaɪvˌfəʊld]
1. adjquintuplo/a
2. advcinque volte tanto
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