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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having many sides.
  • adj. Involving more than two nations or parties: multilateral trade agreements.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having many sides or points of view.
  • adj. Involving more than one party (often used in politics to refer to negotiations, talks, or proceedings involving several nations).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having many sides; many-sided.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In mathematics, having more lines or sides than one.
  • Hence Generally, many-sided.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having many parts or sides

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