quintuplet: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kwin-tup'lit, -t'plit, -ty'-, kwin'too-plit, -tyoo-), [key]
- any group or combination of five, esp. of the same kind.
- five children or offspring born of one pregnancy.
- one of five such children or offspring.
- a group of five notes of equal value performed in the time normally taken for four.
- quintuplet (Thesaurus)