THE OPEN DICTIONARY
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multi-text (verb) : to send a text message to several recipients at a time
Tracy used her superb multi-texting skills to check availability of many properties for her clients.
Submitted by: Tracy Slider from Arizona on Jun. 15, 2009 14:54
multiacroynmism (noun) : An acroynm which has multiple meanings
Submitted by: margaret pfeifle from Virginia on Feb. 28, 2008 10:12
multicolorful (adjective) : to have many colors
that butterfly is multicolorful —Jon, Jon's Head, Today
Submitted by: Anonymous on Dec. 02, 2005 14:06
multilinguistic (adjective) : Of or relating to the field of Multicultural Linguistics
These multilinguistic perspectives have created an uproar in the TESOL industry. —Peter Maximilian HM, Multicultural Linguistics: Defied, Deified, and Defined, 2006, September
Submitted by: He Feng Hsi Yu from Florida on Jun. 16, 2007 19:42
multilithic (adjective) : composed of more than one stone
Submitted by: Matt Seasts from Virginia on Dec. 05, 2010 12:00
multimeter (noun) : an electronic measuring instrument that combines several functions in one unit such as the ability to measure voltage, current and resistance —called also multitester, volt/ohm meter, or VOM
Submitted by: Anonymous on Sep. 14, 2008 15:58
multipass (noun) : a pass that can be used for any of several modes of public transportation (such as train, bus, or subway)
Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Feb. 02, 2009 11:43
multipathology (noun) : several deviations from a normal condition expressed in an individual
Submitted by: Eric Hamilton from Massachusetts on Jan. 27, 2009 08:59
multiplexion (noun) : The act of multiplexing. Also muxion. Cf. Demultiplexion, demuxion, remultiplexion, remuxion.
The decommutator is responsible for demultiplexion and multiplexion of serial data.
Submitted by: Gerhard Feichtinger from Florida on Apr. 27, 2007 11:29
multislacking (verb) : To do more than one thing that does not require much though or energy at one time.
Kim was multislacking because she was eating chips, watching TV, and playing a game on her laptop computer all at the same time.
Submitted by: Rianna from Colorado on Apr. 25, 2006 01:17
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