Meaning of MULTIPLEX in English

MULTIPLEX

I. noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a multiplex cinema (= with several different screens for showing films )

You can see the movie now at your local multiplex cinema.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A steady supply of films that audiences want to see is crucial to the continued success and growth of multiplexes.

But wherever they are built, multiplexes are almost always parts of larger leisure developments.

In their efforts to make themselves accessible, multiplexes have surrendered the uniqueness of the cinema as a building.

Warner Bros is reviving the tradition of Saturday morning children's cinema at its multiplex cinemas.

We can and will build new roads, new shopping malls and multiplexes.

II. adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

cinema

The multiplex cinema is another sign of the decade.

It will eventually feature a nightclub, restaurant, retail units and multiplex cinema .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

All multiplex companies operate similar regimes with regard to staff behaviour to ensure that their work is predictable.

In the meantime, however, multiplex construction continues unabated and the sizes of complexes get progressively bigger.

It will eventually feature a nightclub, restaurant, retail units and multiplex cinema.

The multiplex cinema is another sign of the decade.

The city at one time had talked to Edwards Theaters about building a multiplex theater there, but those talks faltered.

The way in which films are distributed and exhibited cinematically has been fundamentally changed by the multiplex revolution.

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