sev•er•al•fold (sev′ər əl fōld′, sev′rəl-), adj. **comprising several parts or members**. several times as great or as much:a severalfold increase.

## Is it manifold or manyfold?

As adjectives the difference between manifold and **manyfold**

is that manifold is various in kind or quality, diverse while manyfold is (dated) many.

## What does 2 folds mean?

1 : having two parts or aspects. 2 : **being twice as great or as many**.

### Is 2 fold the same as 2 times?

As such, several dictionaries, including the Oxford English Dictionary and Merriam-Webster Dictionary, as well as Collins’s Dictionary of Mathematics, define “-fold” to mean “times”, as in “**2-fold” = “2 times” = “double”**.

### What does a 5 fold mean?

1 : **having five units or members**. 2 : being five times as great or as many.

### How many folds means?

adverb. Manyfold is defined as **by many times**. An example of manyfold is Susan Lucci being nominated for eighteen Emmy Awards before winning. She was nominated manyfold.

### What does multifarious mean in English?

: **having or occurring in great variety** : diverse participated in multifarious activities in high school.

### What is the word multitudinous mean?

1 : **including a multitude of individuals** : populous the multitudinous city. 2 : existing in a great multitude multitudinous opportunities.

### What are the 3 types of folds?

There are three basic types of folds **(1) anticlines, (2) synclines and (3) monoclines**.

### What does 7 folds mean?

1 : **having seven units or members**. 2 : being seven times as great or as many. Other Words from sevenfold Example Sentences Learn More About sevenfold.

### What are skin folds called?

Skin folds or **skinfolds** are areas of skin that are naturally folded.

### What is a perspicacious person?

adjective. **having keen mental perception and understanding**; discerning: to exhibit perspicacious judgment.

### What does plaintive cry mean?

**adjective**. **Sounding sad and mournful**. ‘a plaintive cry’ ‘From a whooshing, gurgling still comes the ringing, plaintive and mournful.

### What is another word for many parts?

having many different parts, elements, forms, etc. numerous and varied; greatly diverse or manifold: multifarious activities.

### What is many fold series?

adverb. **by many times**; by multiples: The state’s highway expenses have increased manyfold in the past decade.

### What is a another word for multiple?

In this page you can discover 35 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for multiple, like: **numerous**, many, more than one, multifold, multiplied, multitudinous, compound, multiplex, having many uses, many-sided and multifarious.

### How do you use manifold in a sentence?

**many and varied; having many features or forms.**

- The City Council has a manifold plan to beautify the city.
- Gaelic can be heard here in manifold forms.
- The reasons for this situation are manifold.
- Despite her manifold faults, she was a strong leader.
- The possibilities were manifold.
- He has manifold talents.

### How much is a 5 fold?

five times as great or as much. comprising **five parts** or members.

### How much is a five-fold increase?

adjective. **1Five times as great or as numerous**. ‘Last year, 153 directors were restricted by the courts – a fivefold increase on five years ago. ‘

### What percentage is a five-fold increase?

When used as a suffix (fivefold) it means to multiply or divide. Therefore a five-fold increase is equal to a **400% increase** not 500%…

### How much is a 2 fold increase?

A 2 fold increase would mean that the final number is **2 times the original number**. A 2 fold increase of the number 5 would be 10, so 5*2=10.

### What does 2 fold decrease mean?

Fold change is a **measure describing how much a quantity changes between an original and a subsequent measurement**. It is defined as the ratio between the two quantities; for quantities A and B, then the fold change of with respect to B/A.

### What does a 100% increase mean?

An increase of 100% in a quantity means that **the final amount is 200% of the initial amount** (100% of initial + 100% of increase = 200% of initial). In other words, the quantity has doubled. An increase of 800% means the final amount is 9 times the original (100% + 800% = 900% = 9 times as large).