Meaning of severalfold

sev•er•al•fold

Pronunciation: (sev'ur-ul-fōld", sev'rul-), [key]
— adj.
  1. comprising several parts or members.
  2. several times as great or as much: a severalfold increase.
—adv.
  1. in severalfold measure.
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