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severalfold

[sev-er-uh l-fohld, sev-ruh l-] /ˈsɛv ər əlˌfoʊld, ˈsɛv rəl-/
adjective
1.
comprising several parts or members.
2.
several times as great or as much:
a severalfold increase.
adverb
3.
in severalfold measure.
Origin
1730-1740
1730-40; several + -fold
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  • Population density in this part of the world is quite low, but it's increased severalfold in the last few decades.

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