Definition of multimodality in US English:

multimodality

noun

  • 1Statistics. The property in a frequency curve or distribution of having several maxima or modes.

  • 2The use or availability of several different modes, methods, systems, etc.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Biometrika. From multi- + modality, after multimodal.

Pronunciation

multimodality

/ˌmʌltɪmə(ʊ)ˈdalɪti/