multinomial

multinomial

[muhl-ti-noh-mee-uhl]
noun Algebra Now Rare.
polynomial ( def 3c ).

Origin:
1600–10; multi- + -nomial, on the model of polynomial, binomial

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multinomial (ˌmʌltɪˈnəʊmɪəl)
 
n
another name for polynomial
 
[C17: from multi- + -nomial as in binomial]

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multinomial   (mŭl'tĭ-nō'mē-əl)  Pronunciation Key 
See polynomial.
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