Quintuplicate definition

kwĭn-to͝oplĭ-kĭt, -tyo͝o-
To make five copies of.
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Multiplied by five; fivefold.
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Being the fifth of a set of five identical copies.
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One of a set of five identical things.
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A set of five copies.
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To quintuple; make five identical copies of.
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Fivefold.
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Designating the fifth of identical copies.
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Any of five identical copies or things.
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Being the fifth in a set of five.
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A set of five like or identical things.
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One element of such a set.
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To multiply by five.
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To make five copies of.
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in quintuplicate
  • in five identical copies
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
quintuplicate

Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

in quintuplicate

Origin of quintuplicate

  • Latin quīntus fifth quintuple (quadru)plicate

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin quintus (“fifth") + plicare (“to fold"); probably patterned after duplicate from Latin duplicare (“to double")

    From Wiktionary