[ sep-too-puhl, -tyoo-, sep-too-puhl, -tyoo-, -tuhp-uhl ]
/ ˈsɛp tʊ pəl, -tyʊ-, sɛpˈtu pəl, -ˈtyu-, -ˈtʌp əl /
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sevenfold; consisting of seven parts.
verb (used with object), sep·tu·pled, sep·tu·pling.
to make seven times as great.
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How to use septuple in a sentence
They had checked, double-checked, and septuple-check all the numbers.How HP’s Disastrous Deal Blows a Hole in Consulting|Alex Klein|November 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The name septuple, sometimes applied to this system, refers to the fact that the number of trees in each group-unit is seven.The Pecan and its Culture|H. Harold Hume
British Dictionary definitions for septuple
/ (ˈsɛptjʊpəl) /
seven times as much or many; sevenfold
consisting of seven parts or members
(tr) to multiply by seven
Word Origin for septuple
C17: from Late Latin septuplus, from septem seven; compare quadruple
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