quinqueviri


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Quinquevir \Quin"que*vir\, n.; pl; E. Quinquevirs, L.
   Quinqueviri. [L., fr. quinque Five + vir man.] (Bot.
   Antiq.)
   One of five commissioners appointed for some special object.
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