Definition of multicopy in English:

multicopy

noun

  • Any of several multiple copies, especially one reprographically produced. Also (in plural or attributive): a (large) number of copies of a book, record, etc.

adjective

  • 1Generally. That produces or involves multiple copies.

  • 2Cell Biology. Designating or relating to a plasmid, gene, or other nucleic acid sequence present in multiple copies in a cell or genome.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in American Historical Review. From multi- + copy.

Pronunciation

multicopy

/ˈmʌltɪˌkɒpi/