multi-ply

[ muhl-tee-plahy, muhl-tahy- ]
/ ˌmʌl tiˈplaɪ, ˌmʌl taɪ- /

adjective

having or composed of several plies: a multi-ply fabric.

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Origin of multi-ply

First recorded in 1935–40
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Example sentences from the Web for multi-ply

  • It went into the floor, vaporizing the surface and carbonizing the multi-ply wood layer beneath it.

    The Hate Disease|William Fitzgerald Jenkins