multidirectional love



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

  • adj. Reaching out in several directions: a multidirectional campaign.
  • adj. Operating or functioning in more than one direction: a multidirectional television antenna; multidirectional stereo speakers.

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  • adj. capable of going in multiple directions.


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multi- + directional


  • Directionality: The signal appears to be multidirectional, that is, received signal may be weaker or stronger depending on where the antenna is pointed, but the apparent direction of strong signal is sometimes varying or inconsistent, especially indoors (bouncing?).


  • Logitech also launched a swank pair of multidirectional headphones.

    Psyko headphones

  • Davidson introduces us to in "Now You See It," in which the Duke University professor explores various problems caused by today's multidirectional pulls on our attention and attempts to find a few solutions, too.

    Masters of Distraction

  • One (1) articulated shoulder-mounted gatling gun, rotatable and multidirectional

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  • Reebok's first foray in the natural-movement category has 76 multidirectional rubber nodes built into the sole to give a near-barefoot feel.

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  • The ball is kept aloft by a jet of air, so that it functions like a multidirectional treadmill.

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  • The structure of the system evolves as the product of co-evolution between system and environment, involving a multidirectional collection of linear and nonlinear processes.

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  • Last December, for example, Atari launched a Facebook version of its multidirectional shooter game "Asteroids," so players could compare their scores against others.

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  • Beijing's aptitude in implementing an active multidirectional diplomacy and avoiding unnecessary opposition not only provides opportunities to satisfy the needs of China's development, it also elevates the country's status.

    David Gosset: Chinese Prudence vs. US Recklessness

  • By responding to movement in all directions, rather than on a single plane, as with past iPhones, this unique feature facilitates a new generation of multidirectional games.

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