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Having great variety; diverse.
[From Latin multifāriam, in many places : multi-, multi- + -fāriam, adv. suff.; see dhē- in Indo-European roots.]
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having many parts of great variety
[C16: from Late Latin multifārius manifold, from Latin multifāriam on many sides]
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mul•ti•far•i•ous(ˌmʌl təˈfɛər i əs)
1. having many different parts, elements, forms, etc.
2. numerous and varied; manifold: multifarious activities.
[1585–95; < Late Latin multifārius, adj. derivative of Latin multifāriam on many sides]
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|Adj.||1.||multifarious - having many aspects; "a many-sided subject"; "a multifaceted undertaking"; "multifarious interests"; "the multifarious noise of a great city"; "a miscellaneous crowd"|
varied - characterized by variety; "immigrants' varied ethnic and religious traditions"; "his work is interesting and varied"
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adjective diverse, many, different, varied, numerous, multiple, legion, diversified, miscellaneous, sundry, variegated, manifold, multitudinous, multiform a composite of multifarious religions and people
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multifarious[ˌmʌltɪˈfɛərɪəs] adj → molteplice, svariato/a
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