Definitions for: Quintuplet
[n] one of five children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
[n] the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
Webster (1913) Definition: Quin"tu*plet, n. [From Quintuple.]
1. A collection or combination of five of a kind.
2. pl. Five children born in the same labor.
3. (Mus.) A group of five connected notes; a turn of five
4. A cycle having five crank shafts and adapted for five
riders, all of whom can assist in the propulsion.
Synonyms: 5, cinque, fin, five, fivesome, Little Phoebe, pentad, Phoebe, quin, quint, quint, quintet, V
See Also: digit, figure, sib, sibling