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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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A medical team of 13 specialists in maternity and nursery units in the hospital and 45 more medical cadres have joined the process to bring the quintuplets to the world in a very delicate Caesarean operation.
Three years later, Danielle and Adam decided to try treatment for another child, this time getting pregnant quickly - but with quintuplets.
Bello visited Mrs Uchenna Okeigbo, who delivered a set of five babies (quintuplets) at Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja, Kogi, after 18 years of barrenness.
Police had difficulty controlling the emotional crowd intent on having a final look at the remains of the woman who had gained recognition after the birth of quintuplets. Two of the five babies were buried on Monday night according to the Banyala traditions.
They were all cleared and sent home just in time for Thanksgiving; and our family had so much to be thankful for that year," explained Shawn Morris, father to the quintuplets.
In a 4/4 measure, we have four quarter notes, which may be mentally subdivided into four groups of sixteenth-note quintuplets. This means that we have a total of 4 x 5 = 20 sixteenth-note quintuplets in the measure.
A California couple, expecting quintuplets, called on President Donald Trump in an urgent request to help them to get out-of-network medical care for a high-risk pregnancy.
LAHORE -- A young woman gave birth to quintuplets two girls and three boys at the Lady Aitcheson Hospital, officials at the facility announced on Wednesday.
Lahore -- A woman gave birth to quintuplets in Lahore's Lady Aitchison Hospital on Wednesday.