Meaning of MULTIPLEX in English

MULTIPLEX

■ adjective

1》 consisting of many elements in a complex relationship.

2》 involving simultaneous transmission of several messages along a single channel of communication.

3》 (of a cinema) having several separate screens within one building.

■ noun

1》 a ~ system or signal.

2》 a ~ cinema.

■ verb incorporate into a ~ signal or system.

Derivatives

~er (also ~or ) noun

Origin

ME in the mathematical sense 'multiple': from L.

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