multipronged

[muhl-ti-prawngd, -prongd]
adjective
1.
having or composed of several prongs: a multipronged electric plug.
2.
of, pertaining to, or made by several separate forces or elements or from several directions or points of view: a multipronged assault on the enemy.

Origin:
1955–60; multi- + prong + -ed3

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