Definition of multum in parvo in English:

multum in parvo

noun

  • A great deal in a small space.

    • ‘The Pug dog is described as being ‘multum in parvo’ a concise Latin construction, loosely meaning, a lot of dog in a little package.’
    • ‘The Pug should be ‘multum in parvo ’, but this condensation should be shown by compactness of form, well-knit proportions, and hardness of developed muscle.’

Origin

Latin, literally ‘much in little’.

Pronunciation

multum in parvo

/ˌmʌltəm ɪn ˈpɑːvəʊ/