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1. Divided into many parts.
2. Involving more than two nations or parties; multilateral.


1. divided into many parts or sections
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) government a less common word for multilateral


(ˌmʌl tɪˈpɑr taɪt)

1. divided into several or many parts; having several or many divisions.
[1715–25; < Latin multipartītus having many parts. See multi-, partite]
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Adj.1.multipartite - involving more than two parties
many-sided, multilateral - having many parts or sides
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