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fivefold

[ fahyv-fohld ]
/ ˈfaɪvˌfoʊld /
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adjective
five times as great or as much.
comprising five parts or members.
adverb
in fivefold measure.
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Origin of fivefold

before 1000; Middle English fiffold,Old English fīffeald.See five, -fold
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British Dictionary definitions for fivefold

fivefold
/ (ˈfaɪvˌfəʊld) /

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