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Syllabification: pen·tad
Pronunciation: /ˈpenˌtad

Definition of pentad in English:


A group or set of five.
Example sentences
  • The classic pentad in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura includes fever, neurologic changes, renal failure, microangiopathic hemolytic anemia and thrombocytopenia.


mid 17th century: from Greek pentas, pentad-, from pente 'five'.

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