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septuple

[sep-too-puh l, -tyoo-, sep-too-puh l, -tyoo-, -tuhp-uh l]
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adjective
  1. sevenfold; consisting of seven parts.
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verb (used with object), sep·tu·pled, sep·tu·pling.
  1. to make seven times as great.
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Origin of septuple

1605–15; < Late Latin septuplus, derivative of Latin septem seven, on the model of duplus duple, quadruplus quadruple
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Related Words for septuple

septenary, septemviral, septennial, septuple

British Dictionary definitions for septuple

septuple

adjective
  1. seven times as much or many; sevenfold
  2. consisting of seven parts or members
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verb
  1. (tr) to multiply by seven
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Word Origin for septuple

C17: from Late Latin septuplus, from septem seven; compare quadruple
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