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eightfold

[ eyt-fohld ]
/ ˈeɪtˌfoʊld /
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adjective
comprising eight parts or members.
eight times as great or as much.
adverb
in eightfold measure.
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Origin of eightfold

First recorded in 1550–60; eight + -fold
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British Dictionary definitions for eightfold

eightfold
/ (ˈeɪtˌfəʊld) /

adjective
equal to or having eight times as many or as much
composed of eight parts
adverb
by or up to eight times as much
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