Definitions for quintuplicatekwɪnˈtu plɪ kɪt, -ˈtyu-; -ˌkeɪt

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quin•tu•pli•catekwɪnˈtu plɪ kɪt, -ˈtyu-; -ˌkeɪt(n., adj.; v.; n.; adj.)-cat•ed, -cat•ing.

  1. (n.)a group or set of five copies or identical items.

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  2. one of five copies or identical items.

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  3. (adj.)having or consisting of five identical parts; fivefold.

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  4. noting the fifth of five identical items.

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  5. (v.t.)to make five copies of.

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  6. to make five times as great, as by multiplying.

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Origin of quintuplicate:

1650–60; quintu (ple ) +-plicate, after duplicate , triplicate , etc.



  1. quintuplicate(Noun)

    a set of five like or identical things

  2. quintuplicate(Noun)

    one element of such a set

  3. quintuplicate(Verb)

    to multiply by five

  4. quintuplicate(Verb)

    to make five copies of

  5. quintuplicate(Adjective)

    multiplied by five

  6. quintuplicate(Adjective)

    being the fifth in a set of five

  7. Origin: From quintus + plicare; probably patterned after duplicate from


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