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Meaning of sextuple

sex•tu•ple

Pronunciation: (seks-t'pul, -ty'-, -tup'ul, seks'too-pul, -tyoo-), [key]
— adj., v., -pled, -pling.
—adj.
  1. consisting of six parts; sexpartite.
  2. six times as great or as many.
  3. characterized by six beats or pulses to the measure: sextuple rhythm.
—v.t., v.i.
  1. to make or become six times as great.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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