Definitions for multifactorialˌmʌl ti fækˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-, ˌmʌl taɪ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mul•ti•fac•to•ri•alˌmʌl ti fækˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-, ˌmʌl taɪ-(adj.)

  1. having or stemming from a number of different causes or influences.

    Category: Medicine, Common Vocabulary

Origin of multifactorial:

1915–20

Princeton's WordNet

  1. multifactorial(adj)

    involving or depending on several factors or causes (especially pertaining to a condition or disease resulting from the interaction of many genes)

Wiktionary

  1. multifactorial(Adjective)

    Involving, or controlled by multiple factors

  2. multifactorial(Adjective)

    Involving multiple genetic and/or environmental factors

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