multiply that number by 365 and you get more than 30,000 families who suffer from gun violence over the course of a year.
multiply that by two, and you get an idea of what happens when two guys consider tying the knot.
Just take whatever BP paid me for one month, add a little and multiply it by six.
"The only way you multiply resources is with technology," he continues.
multiply the impact on this one river by the countless others that will be affected.
But they too, I conceive, can "multiply examples" for their side.
So, if we multiply by 3, we get the same result starting from the star.
Will it swing back the more often, the more we multiply the blows?
To divide 18 by .9 (or nine-tenths) we, of course, multiply by 10 and divide by 9.
And when we multiply a ratio by √5, what is the meaning of this operation?
mid-12c., multeplier, "to cause to become many," from Old French multiplier, mouteplier (12c.) "increase, get bigger; flourish; breed; extend, enrich," from Latin multiplicare "to increase," from multiplex (genitive multiplicis) "having many folds, many times as great in number," from comb. form of multus (see multi-) + -plex "-fold," from PIE *plek- "to plait" (see ply (v.1.)). Mathematical sense is attested from late 14c. Related: Multiplied; multiplying.
multiply mul·ti·ply (mŭl'tə-plī')
v. mul·ti·plied, mul·ti·ply·ing, mul·ti·plies
To increase the amount, number, or degree of.
To breed or propagate.