Meaning of MULTIPLIER in English

MULTIPLIER

/mul"teuh pluy'euhr/ , n.

1. a person or thing that multiplies.

2. Arith. a number by which another is multiplied.

3. Physics. a device for intensifying some effect.

[ 1425-75; late ME; see MULTIPLY, -ER 1 ]

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