- divided into several or many parts; having several or many divisions.
- multilateral(def 2).
Origin of multipartite
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Examples from the Web for multipartite
But from no examination of the multipartite segments can we derive anything like an adequate conception of the original ball.The Mystery of Space
Robert T. Browne
- divided into many parts or sections
- government a less common word for multilateral
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Word Origin and History for multipartite
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