Definition of cinque in English:

cinque

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Pronunciation: /sɪŋk
 
/
(also cinq)

noun

1The five on dice.
2 (cinques) Bell-ringing A system of change-ringing using eleven bells, with five pairs changing places each time.

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French cinc, cink, from Latin quinque 'five'.

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