# multiplier

### PronunciationEdit

## NounEdit

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*arithmetic*) A**multiplier**is a number by which another (the multiplicand) is to be multiplied.*In the expression*5 × 7,*the "5" is a***multiplier**.*The score***multiplier**increases each time you complete a level of the video game.

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*grammar*)**Multiplier**is an adjective used to indicate the number of times something is to be multiplied.*English***multipliers**include "double" and "triple".