Definition of polychotomous in English:

polychotomous

adjective

  • Divided, or involving division, into many (or more than two) parts.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Mayne (1808–1868). From poly- + -chotomous.

Pronunciation

polychotomous

/ˌpɒlɪˈkɒtəməs/