- having many different shapes, forms, or kinds.
Origin of multiform
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Examples from the Web for multiform
Its manifestations are multiform but they have a common source.A Preface to Politics
His career and transformations on the Continent were multiform.The Humbugs of the World
P. T. Barnum
The exact measurement of so multiform a force is impossible.The Evolution of Modern Capitalism
John Atkinson Hobson
The more we study him, the more are we astonished at his multiform genius.
His variety and multiform genius cannot otherwise be accounted for.
- having many forms or kinds
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Word Origin and History for multiform
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- Occurring in or having many forms or shapes; polymorphic.
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