multidirectional

[muhl-tee-di-rek-shuh-nl, -dahy-rek-, muhl-tahy-]

adjective

extending or operating in several directions at the same time; functioning or going in more than one direction: a multidirectional stereo speaker system.

Nearby words

  1. multiculturalism,
  2. multicuspid,
  3. multicylinder,
  4. multidentate,
  5. multidimensional,
  6. multidisciplinary,
  7. multiethnic,
  8. multifaceted,
  9. multifactorial,
  10. multifactorial inheritance

Origin of multidirectional

First recorded in 1940–45; multi- + directional

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