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multipronged

[muhl-ti-prawngd, -prongd] /ˌmʌl tɪˈprɔŋd, -ˈprɒŋd/
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
1955-1960
1955-60; multi- + prong + -ed3
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  • Advancement of clinical knowledge regarding management of chronic hypertension during pregnancy requires a multipronged approach.
  • The report suggests a multipronged approach to dealing with the dropout epidemic.

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