One of five offspring born in a single birth.
A group or combination of five associated by common properties or behavior.
Any of five offspring from the same pregnancy.
A collection or group of five, usually of one kind.
One of a group of five babies born from the same mother during the same birth.
Origin of quintuplet
- From quintuple (modeled on triplet)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French quintuple.