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quintuplet

Music a group of five notes to be played in a time value of three, four, or some other value

quintuplet

[kwin′təp·lət]
(biology)
One of five children who have been born at one birth.
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As of now, they are battling with their health care provider, Kaiser Permanente, over an expensive but indispensable request for an extremely high-risk pregnancy specialist in Arizona for the birth of the quintuplets.
It was the first time in the hospital's history that quintuplets were born and the hospital welcomed the children, she said.
Hazrat Bibi (19), a resident of Chowk Sarwar, gave birth to quintuplets on Sept 3 at DHQ Muzaffargarh.
The Irishwoman, originally from Co Waterford but living in Brisbane, Australia, made worldwide headlines after beating 60 million to one odds to have quintuplets in 2011.
BURSA (CyHAN)- Hatice Yylmaz, a Turkish woman who was sent to hospital from Northern Turkish Province of Ay-ry to western Turkish province of Bursa due to inadequate conditions in hospitals, became mother of quintuplet babies following gave birth.
A SANGRUR couple became the parents of India's first- ever all- girl quintuplets to survive on Tuesday morning.
DANIELLE BUSBY, 31, gave birth to five babies delivered by C-section in Houston, Texas, and is the first to have all-girl quintuplets since 1969.
A EWE has given birth to a rare set of quintuplets.
If the antics of McGinty seem overly agitated, even for a satire, period audiences immediately would have thought of the Canadian cash bonanza produced by the Ontario birth of the Dionne Quintuplets, the first quintuplets known to survive their infancy.
EVENTS 1969: Britain's first live quintuplets born this century make satisfactory progress in London.
Summary: A 24-year-old woman has given birth to quintuplets at a hospital in the south Lebanon city of Tyre.
Ramtha, Aug 12 (Petra) aAC"aAC" A Jordanian mother on Tuesday gave birth to quintuplets, four girls and one boy, according to the King Abdullah University Hospital where the multiple births took place.