Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Involving the scoring of multiple points, especially by a particular player
  • adj. Connecting multiple service points

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Serving to connect together several points in a divided electric circuit: said of certain forms of switch.

Etymologies

multi- +‎ point (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • - Broadcast (also called multipoint) link: A link shared by more than two devices.

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  • Irans scientists have been trying to master a method of detonating a bomb known as the multipoint initiation system - wrapping highly enriched uranium in high explosives and then detonating Drag to Playlist

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  • Irans scientists have been trying to master a method of detonating a bomb known as the multipoint initiation system - wrapping highly enriched uranium in high explosives and then detonating

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  • But the supergrid would need a more complicated arrangement of "multipoint" links, with several converter stations along each line, each able to feed in and draw out power.

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  • Iran's suspected activities, says the IAEA, include "producing uranium metal . . . into components relevant to a nuclear device"; "multipoint explosive initiation and hemispherical detonation studies"; and "missile re-entry vehicle redesign activities for a new payload assessed as being nuclear in nature."

    Iran Nuclear Progress Report

  • Our computer networks carry multipoint encryption and authentication protocols, which can only be issued by authorized personnel.

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  • Woe to the elected leader who fails to deliver a multipoint plan for economic success, driven by specific government action.

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  • Last month, after a meeting with White House Car Czar Ron Bloom, the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers produced a multipoint proposal for how the handouts can be made to flow more or less in perpetuity.

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  • And if you could communicate with more than one person at a time, then you could do multipoint-to-multipoint collaboration, work on all sorts of documents or drawings together and carry that work through 24 hours a day in multiple time zones.

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  • Thirteen of his first 25 points of 2009–10 came from 6 multipoint games between October 1 and January 23.

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