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Pronunciation : Man"i*fold
Part of Speech : a.
Etymology : [AS. manigfeald. See Many, and Fold.]
Definition : 1. Various in kind or quality; many in number; numerous; multiplied; complicated. O Lord, how manifold are thy works! Ps. civ. 24. I know your manifold transgressions. Amos v. 12.

2. Exhibited at divers times or in various ways; -- used to qualify nouns in the singular number. "The manifold wisdom of God." Eph. iii. 10. "The manifold grace of God." 1 Pet. iv. 10. Manifold writing, a process or method by which several copies, as of a letter, are simultaneously made, sheets of coloring paper being infolded with thin sheets of plain paper upon which the marks made by a stylus or a type-writer are transferred.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Man"i*fold
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : 1. A copy of a writing made by the manifold process.

2. (Mech.)

Defn: A cylindrical pipe fitting, having a number of lateral outlets, for connecting one pipe with several others.

3. pl.

Defn: The third stomach of a ruminant animal. [Local, U.S.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Man"i*fold
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : Defn: To take copies of by the process of manifold writing; as, to manifold a letter.

t. [imp. & p. p. Manifolded; p. pr. & vb. n. Manifolding.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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