multiplex

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Etymology[edit]

From multi- +‎ -plex.

Adjective[edit]

multiplex (not comparable)

  1. Comprising several interleaved parts

Noun[edit]

multiplex (plural multiplexes)

  1. A building where several activities occur in multiple units concurrently
  2. (by extension) A large cinema complex comprising of many (e.g. more than five, and often over ten) movie theatres
  3. (juggling) throwing motion where more than one ball is thrown with one hand at the same time.

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Verb[edit]

multiplex (third-person singular simple present multiplexes, present participle multiplexing, simple past and past participle multiplexed)

  1. To interleave several activities
  2. (computing) To combine several signals into a single signal
  3. (juggling) To make a multiplex throw.

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Adjective[edit]

multiplex m, f, n (genitive multiplicis); third declension

  1. having many folds
  2. manifold, numerous
  3. complex

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative multiplex multiplex multiplicēs multiplicia
genitive multiplicis multiplicis multiplicium multiplicium
dative multiplicī multiplicī multiplicibus multiplicibus
accusative multiplicem multiplex multiplicēs multiplicia
ablative multiplicī multiplicī multiplicibus multiplicibus
vocative multiplex multiplex multiplicēs multiplicia