In telecommunications and computer networks,
1 : many, multiple. 2 : being or relating to a system of transmitting several messages or signals simultaneously on the same circuit or channel. Examples: ...
Relating to, having, or consisting of multiple elements or parts: "the whole
multiple or manifold; designating or of a system for transmitting or receiving simultaneously two or more messages or signals over a common circuit, carrier wave ...
involving or consisting of many elements in a complex rel...