Definition of multigenerational in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌməltiˌjenəˈrāSHənl/ /ˌməltī-/


Relating to several generations: multigenerational families
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  • The multigenerational welfare family with grandmothers in their forties became typical: young women had babies in their teens because there was no reason not to with welfare waiting to pick up the tab.
  • For multigenerational families, both cruises and resorts are good options.
  • Since the early 1950s affordable single-family homes, distance from traditional multigenerational families and reliable daytime child care have allowed both parents to work outside the home.
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