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 for quint
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Quint \Quint\, n. [F. quinte, fr. L. quintus, quinta, the fifth,
     quinque five. See Five.]
     1. A set or sequence of five, as in piquet.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. (Mus.) The interval of a fifth.
        [1913 Webster]
     3. one of a set of quintuplets. [informal]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one [syn:
           five, 5, V, cinque, quint, quintet, fivesome,
           quintuplet, pentad, fin, Phoebe, Little Phoebe]
      2: one of five children born at the same time from the same
         pregnancy [syn: quintuplet, quint, quin]

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