quintuplicate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quintus (fifth) + plicare (to fold); probably patterned after duplicate from Latin duplicare (to double).

Adjective[edit]

quintuplicate (not comparable)

  1. Multiplied by five.
  2. Being the fifth in a set of five.

Noun[edit]

quintuplicate (plural quintuplicates)

  1. A set of five similar or identical things.
  2. One element of such a set.

Verb[edit]

quintuplicate (third-person singular simple present quintuplicates, present participle quintuplicating, simple past and past participle quintuplicated)

  1. (transitive) To multiply by five.
  2. (transitive) To make five copies of.

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

quintuplicate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of quintuplicare
  2. second-person plural imperative of quintuplicare
  3. feminine plural of quintuplicato