multiple-choice Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “multiple-choice” in the English Dictionary

"multiple-choice" in British English

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multiple-choiceadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌmʌl.tɪ.pl̩ˈtʃɔɪs/  us   /-t̬ɪ-/
A multiple-choice ​test or ​question is one in which you are given a ​list of ​answers and you have to ​choose the ​correct one. : a multiple-choice ​test
(Definition of multiple-choice from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"multiple-choice" in American English

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multiple-choiceadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈmʌl·təˌpəlˈtʃɔɪs/
(of ​questions or ​tests) giving you a ​list of ​possibleanswers that you have to ​choose from
(Definition of multiple-choice from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"multiple choice" in Business English

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multiple choiceadjective

(also multiple-choice) uk   us  
a ​multiplechoiceexamination or ​question involves choosing the ​correct answer from a ​list of possible answers: The ​test contains a lot of ​multiplechoiceitems.
(Definition of multiple choice from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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