What does the word multiplication mean?

Usage examples for multiplication

  1. " Mother has been telling Mr Tooke that I cannot say my multiplication- table! – The Crofton Boys by Harriet Martineau
  2. The mighty and steady process involving the increase in the number of the avowed supporters of the Faith, and the multiplication of isolated centers, groups and local assemblies must, throughout this newly opened phase of the Plan, be markedly accelerated. – Messages to the Bahá’í World: 1950–1957 by Shoghi Effendi