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multiplayer

[muhl-tee-pley-er, muhl-tahy‐] /ˈmʌl tiˌpleɪ ər, ˈmʌl taɪ‐/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a video game, or a portion of a video game, in which more than one person plays at the same time in a shared game environment: a multiplayer game; multiplayer mode;
a multiplayer experience.
2.
relating to or involving more than one player:
The pitcher was traded in a multiplayer deal.
Origin of multiplayer
1945-1950
1945-50;multi- + player
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  • Every Xbox Universal comes with built-in wireless for multiplayer gaming.

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British Dictionary definitions for multiplayer

multiplayer

/ˈmʌltɪˌpleɪə/
noun
1.
a mode of play involving more than one player at one time in a computer or video game
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