Meaning of MULTIMEDIA in English

/ ˌmʌltiˈmiːdiə; NAmE / adjective [ only before noun ]


( in computing ) using sound, pictures and film in addition to text on a screen :

multimedia systems / products

the multimedia industry (= producing CD-ROMs etc.)


( in teaching and art ) using several different ways of giving information or several different materials :

a multimedia approach to learning

►  multi·media noun [ U ]:

the use of multimedia in museums

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.