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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 quin·tu·plet /kwɪnˈtʌplət, ˈtu, ˈtju; ˈkwɪntə-/
 五個一組,五人一組,五胞胎中之一

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 quin·tu·plet /kwɪnˈtəplət, ˈt(j)up; ˈkwɪntəp-/ 名詞
 一胎五兒

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Quin·tu·plet n.
 1. A collection or combination of five of a kind.
 2.  pl. Five children born in the same labor.
 3.  Mus. A group of five connected notes; a turn of five notes.
 4.  A cycle having five crank shafts and adapted for five riders, all of whom can assist in the propulsion.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

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