from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Characterised by multiple variables.
- adj. Having multiple degrees of freedom.
- adj. Multivariate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In physical chemistry, having more than one degree of freedom. The variance (V) of a chemical system is expressed by the equation V=c + 2—F, where c is the number of independent components and F is the number of phases in which the system may exist.
multi- + variant (Wiktionary)