adjective. having many values, meanings, or appeals.
adjective. having more than one valence, or having a valence of 3 or higher.
adjective. used of the association of three or more homologous chromosomes during the first division of meiosis.
Sentences with multivalent
Technically, hard water is defined as having a high concentration of multivalent positive ions.
2. Noun, singular or mass
To protect your dog against the variety of diseases your dog is susceptible to, your vet will likely administer a multivalent vaccine, which offers protection from several illnesses in one injection.
3. Verb, past participle
The thing about Miró's use of curved lines and abstract shapes, is that he wanted the shapes to be multivalent--they can represent many different things.