Multifarious definition

mŭltə-fârē-əs
Having many kinds of parts or elements; of great variety; diverse; manifold.
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Having great variety; diverse.
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The definition of multifarious is a variety of many different parts.

When a company has many different divisions, product areas and production facilities, it is an example of a multifarious company.

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Referring or relating to the improper joinder of unrelated causes or parties in a lawsuit.
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Having multiplicity; having great diversity or variety; of various kinds; diversified; made up of many differing parts; manifold.
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(law, of lawsuits) In which a party or a cause of action has been improperly or wrongfully joined together in the same suit, as in a misjoinder. This may be a result of a joinder of unrelated, distinct, and independent parties or matters.
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Origin of multifarious

  • From Latin multifāriam in many places multi- multi- -fāriam adv. suff. dhē- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin multifārius.

    From Wiktionary