twentyfold


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twentyfold

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

twentyfold

[ˈtwentɪfəʊld]
A. ADVveinte veces
B. ADJveinte veces mayor
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'Here, the goblin gave a loud, shrill laugh, which the echoes returned twentyfold; and throwing his legs up in the air, stood upon his head, or rather upon the very point of his sugar-loaf hat, on the narrow edge of the tombstone, whence he threw a Somerset with extraordinary agility, right to the sexton's feet, at which he planted himself in the attitude in which tailors generally sit upon the shop-board.
The last category can actually boast the most spectacular, twentyfold increase.
"We've seen our own traffic to our tool increase by over twentyfold in the last two days since we started the media campaign.
Bilateral trade has grown twentyfold in the last decade to $40 billion.
(wind and solar summed) would be a twentyfold increase over current wind
Since 1986, thanks to the lack of a quota on agricultural workers, the total number of legal guest workers in the United States has increased twentyfold to 536,634; meanwhile, the average agent now apprehends 97 percent fewer people than he did 30 years ago.
Within five years after the FTA, Jordanian exports to America increased twentyfold.
As the following chart shows, Apple's China business has grown nearly twentyfold since the company entered the Chinese phone market in 2010.
Over the years, Roy has been instrumental in executing the company's strategic plan and facilitating organic growth as the business increased more than twentyfold.
From a technology perspective, the project leveraged touchscreen displays, wireless tech with video and voice recognition capabilities and multiple software applications.Imagine replicating that project 10 years ago, and it's easy to envision its costs ballooning twentyfold with an implementation measured in months, not days.
A twosecond distraction increases the likelihood of a car crash twentyfold.
One question, for example, asked "Did you know that economic migrants cross the Hungarian border illegally, and that recently the number of immigrants in Hungary has increased twentyfold?" (3) The flawed results of this survey were used to justify a nationwide anti-migrant billboard campaign.