Definitions for quintkwɪnt
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Category: Medicine, Informal
Origin of quint:
1930–35; shortened form
five, 5, V, cinque, quint, quintet, fivesome, quintuplet, pentad, fin, Phoebe, Little Phoebe(noun)
the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
quintuplet, quint, quin(noun)
one of five children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
an interval of one fifth
(in piquet) a sequence of five playing cards of the same suit; equivalent to a straight flush in poker
a quin or quintuplet
A vehicle used by firefighters that combines the capabilities of a fire engine and a fire truck, having the ability to provide vertical access as well as pump water to fight a fire.
quinte; In fencing, the fifth fencer in parrying or attacking position.
a set or sequence of five, as in piquet
the interval of a fifth