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ninefold

[ adjective nahyn-fohld; adverb nahyn-fohld ]
/ adjective ˈnaɪnˌfoʊld; adverb ˈnaɪnˈfoʊld /
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adjective
nine times as great or as much.
having nine elements or parts.
adverb
in a ninefold manner or measure; to or by nine times as much: to increase one's income ninefold.
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Origin of ninefold

before 1000; nine + -fold; compare Old English nigonfeald in same sense (not attested in ME)
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British Dictionary definitions for ninefold

ninefold
/ (ˈnaɪnˌfəʊld) /

adjective
equal to or having nine times as many or as much
composed of nine parts
adverb
by or up to nine times as many or as much
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