Definitions for quincuncial
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Arranged in a quincunx.
Origin: From quincuncialis.
having the form of a quincunx
having the leaves of a pentamerous calyx or corolla so imbricated that two are exterior, two are interior, and the other has one edge exterior and one interior; as, quincuncial aestivation
Origin: [L. quincuncialis, from quincunx. See Quincunx.]
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