nouninformal , chiefly British
Short for quintuplet.
More example sentences
- Bring your own picnic to a celebration for families of twins, triplets, quads and quins.
- And few could have failed to be moved by the five pitiful bodies of quins, lined up stiffly in a row.
- It has been an eventful lambing season at Brynonen, where another ewe gave birth to quins.
Definition of quin in:
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