quintuplet

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French quintuple.

Noun[edit]

quintuplet (plural quintuplets)

  1. One of a group of five babies born from the same mother during the same birth.
  2. (music) A tuplet of five notes to be played in the time for four.

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Coefficient Noun Result
1 single singlet
2 double doublet
twin
3 triple triplet
4 quadruple quadruplet
5 quintuple
pentuple
quintuplet
pentuplet
6 sextuple
hextuple
sextuplet
hextuplet
7 heptuple heptuplet
8 octuple octuplet
9 nonuple nonuplet
10 decuple decuplet
11 undecuple
hendecuple
undecuplet
hendecuplet
12 duodecuple duodecuplet
13 tredecuple tredecuplet
100 centuple centuplet
many multiple multiplet