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1. Functioning in more than one stage: a multistage design project.
2. Relating to or composed of two or more propulsion units.


1. (Astronautics) (of a rocket or missile) having several stages, each of which can be jettisoned after it has burnt out
2. (Aeronautics) (of a turbine, compressor, or supercharger) having more than one rotor
3. (of any process or device) having more than one stage


(ˈmʌl tɪˌsteɪdʒ)

(of a rocket or guided missile) having more than one stage.
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Noun1.multistage - occurring in more than one stage
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
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