quintuplicate[kwin to̵̅o̅′pli kāt′, -tyo̵̅o̅′-; for adj. & n., -kit, -kāt′]
quintuplicate definition by Webster's New World
transitive verb quintuplicated, quintuplicating
to quintuple; make five identical copies of
Origin: Late Latin quintuplicatus, past participle of quintuplicare, to quintuple ; from quintuplex: see quintuple
- designating the fifth of identical copies
any of five identical copies or things
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- quintuplication noun
quintuplicate definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Multiplied by five; fivefold.
- Being the fifth of a set of five identical copies.
- One of a set of five identical things.
- A set of five copies.
To make five copies of.
Origin: Latin quīntus, fifth; see quintuple + (quadru)plicate.
quintuplicate - Phrases/Idioms
in five identical copies