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1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
quintuplet
    n 1: the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one [syn:
         five, 5, V, cinque, quint, quintet, fivesome,
         quintuplet, pentad, fin, Phoebe, Little Phoebe]
    2: one of five children born at the same time from the same
       pregnancy [syn: quintuplet, quint, quin]
    3: a set of five similar things considered as a unit [syn:
       quintet, quintette, quintuplet, quintuple]

2. 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.]

Thesaurus Results for quintuplet:

1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
Little Phoebe, Pentateuch, Phoebe, V, cinque, fin, five, five bucks, five dollars, fiver, fivesome, mullet, pentachord, pentad, pentagon, pentagram, pentahedron, pentameter, pentapody, pentarchy, pentastich, pentathlon, quincunx, quint, quintet
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