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sevenfold

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

sev•en•fold

(ˈsɛv ənˌfoʊld)

adj.
1. comprising seven parts or members.
2. seven times as great or as much.
adv.
3. until seven times as many or as great: multiplied sevenfold.
[before 1000]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sevenfold - having seven 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"
Adv.1.sevenfold - seven times; "the population of this village increased sevenfold in the past 100 years"
Translations

sevenfold

[ˈsevnfəʊld]
A. ADJséptuplo
B. ADVsiete veces

sevenfold

adjsiebenfach
advum das Siebenfache
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