quintuplet


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Quintuplet \Quin"tu*plet\, n. [From Quintuple.]
   1. A collection or combination of five of a kind.
      [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

   2. pl. Five children born in the same labor.
      [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

   3. (Mus.) A group of five connected notes; a turn of five
      notes.
      [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

   4. A cycle having five crank shafts and adapted for five
      riders, all of whom can assist in the propulsion.
      [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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