# -ple

## EnglishEdit

### SuffixEdit

**-ple**

- (as a noun, plural
**-ples**) A tuple containing the specified number of terms. - (as an adjective, not comparable) Containing the specified number of terms.
**1934**, A. C. Aitken, "Note on Selection from a Multivariate Normal Population",*Proceedings of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society*4, page 108:- […] where the integral is
,*n*-ple*dx*standing in for*dx*._{1}dx_{2}....dx_{n}

- […] where the integral is

#### SynonymsEdit

- (noun): -tuple (in current use)