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Syllabification: quin
Pronunciation: /kwin

Definition of quin in English:


informal , chiefly British
Short for quintuplet.
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.

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