multiply-connected

[ muhl-tuh-plee-kuh-nek-tid ]
/ ˈmʌl tə pli kəˈnɛk tɪd /

adjective Mathematics.

connected but not simply-connected.

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Origin of multiply-connected

First recorded in 1880–85
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