Antonyms for multiplex

Grammar : Adj, noun
Spell : muhl-tuh-pleks
Phonetic Transcription : ˈmʌl təˌplɛks

Definition of multiplex

Origin :
  • 1550s (adj.), 1560s (n.), in mathematics, from Latin multiplex "having many folds; many times as great in number; of many parts" (see multiply).
  • As in multiple/multifarious : adj diversified,
  • As in multiple : adj diversified
  • As in involute : adj complex
  • As in complex : adj involved, intricate
  • As in heterogeneous : adj assorted, miscellaneous
  • As in movie theater : noun place where movies are shown
Example sentences :
  • For the form of contrarieties is multiplex, as logicians teach.
  • Extract from : « Commentary on Genesis, Vol. I » by Martin Luther
  • For that which is in itself one, men imagine to be multiplex.
  • Extract from : « On the Improvement of the Understanding » by Baruch Spinoza [Benedict de Spinoza]
  • At one angle of his multiplex character the man must have been a born actor.
  • Extract from : « Twelve Men » by Theodore Dreiser
  • Harrowed by the multiplex difficulties surrounding an intrigue, Persis was kept waiting at the door a long time in the cold.
  • Extract from : « What Will People Say? » by Rupert Hughes
  • In the multiplex theism of certain Christian churches, three entirely distinct deities consistent with only one.
  • Extract from : « The Devil's Dictionary » by Ambrose Bierce
  • We met them in the first place in a highly developed form in connection with multiplex personality in Chapter II.
  • Extract from : « Human Personality and its Survival of Bodily Death » by Frederick W. H. Myers
  • Its place was taken by slower but preferable systems: those of duplex and multiplex telegraphy.
  • Extract from : « The Romance of Modern Invention » by Archibald Williams
  • Messages are “duplex” when they travel across one another, “multiplex” when they travel together.
  • Extract from : « The Romance of Modern Invention » by Archibald Williams
  • The greatest difficulty in multiplex telegraphy has been to adjust the timing exactly.
  • Extract from : « The Romance of Modern Invention » by Archibald Williams
  • The flowers are somewhat singular, arranged in corymbs of a multiplex character; they are very large, often 5in.
  • Extract from : « Hardy Perennials and Old Fashioned Flowers » by John Wood

Synonyms for multiplex

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