American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- v. To multiply or be multiplied by six.
- adj. Consisting of six parts or members.
- adj. Six times as much in size, strength, number, or amount.
- adj. Music Having six beats to the measure.
- n. A sixfold amount or number.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Sixfold; six times as much.
- To multiply by six.
- n. Same as sextuple press.
- n. a sixfold amount
- adj. Having six parts
- adj. Being six times as great
- adj. music Having six beats to the bar
- v. To make, or to become, six times as much (or as many)
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Six times as much; sixfold.
- adj. (Mus.) Divisible by six; having six beats.
- adj. having six units or components
- Formed (in imitation of quadruple) from Latin sextus sixth: compare French sextuple. (Wiktionary)
- Medieval Latin sextuplus, sixfold : Latin sextus, sixth; see sextile + -plus, -fold. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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