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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
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quintuplet

[kwin′təp·lət]
(biology)
One of five children who have been born at one birth.
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In a 3/4 measure, we have three quarter notes, which can for our purposes be subdivided into three groups of sixteenth-note quintuplets. This means we have a total of 3 x 5=15 sixteenth-note quintuplets in the measure.
If God permits we will discharge quintuplets as helathy from our hospital," said also Mutlu.
SALT LAKE CITY -- A US couple originally from Mexico is in for five times the joy - and a daunting number of diaper changes - after welcoming quintuplets. Officials at University of Utah Hospital say Guillermina Garcia gave birth to three girls and two boys Sunday.
The press conference entailed an overview of international quintuplet guidelines, followed by a draw to split into two groups the eight teams qualifying for the tournament's quarterfinals.
The football stadium of the Jubilee School hosted last Sunday some of the most intense games in the Kia Champ into the Arena tournament, the largest football quintuplet in the Kingdom.The Amin Shuqair Warehouses and Duo Cartoons teams qualified for the final game after the first conquered the Hamada Restaurant Team with 5 goals to 4 and the latter defeated the Gendarmerie Team 4 to 3.
TABLE 1.--Sex and weight of cubs comprising the quintuplet litter of 2005 (a.) the same individuals one year later (plus growth) (b.) and the second quintuplet litter of 2007 (c.) as well as weight measurements for the mother during each winter den visit.
FIVE ALIVE: The Russian mother, with her husband, nurses one of the quintuplet girls born at John Radcliffe Hospital
The mayor of Magnolia declared May 21, 2002, as Ervin Quintuplet Day, and the town displayed a Happy Birthday sign and balloons by the railroad.
Data from the Hubble Space Telescope's Near-Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS) provided these images of the Arches and Quintuplet stellar clusters, which were recently discovered near the center of the Milky Way.
Khamseh takes its name from the five great epic poems written by Nezami and entitled Khamseh ("The Quintuplet").
LAHORE: Five suspects involved in quintuplet murder surrender to Lahore Police on Saturday while their four accomplices were still at large.