[kwin-tik] /ˈkwɪn tɪk/ Mathematics
of the fifth degree.
a quantity of the fifth degree.
an equation of the fifth degree.
(maths) of or relating to the fifth degree: a quintic equation
[kwin-til, -tahyl] /ˈkwɪn tɪl, -taɪl/ noun 1. Statistics. a quantile for the special case of five equal proportions. 2. Astrology. a quintile aspect. adjective 3. Astrology. of or relating to the aspect of two heavenly bodies that are one fifth of the zodiac, or 72°, apart. /ˈkwɪntaɪl/ noun (astrology) 1. an aspect of 72° between […]
[kwin-til-yuh n, -ee-uh n] /kwɪnˈtɪl yən, -i ən/ noun 1. (Marcus Fabius Quintilianus) a.d. c35–c95, Roman rhetorician. /kwɪnˈtɪljən/ noun 1. Latin name Marcus Fabius Quintilianus. ?35–?96 ad, Roman rhetorician and teacher
[kwin-til-yuh n] /kwɪnˈtɪl yən/ noun, plural quintillions (as after a numeral) quintillion. 1. a cardinal number represented in the U.S. by 1 followed by 18 zeros, and in Great Britain by 1 followed by 30 zeros. adjective 2. amounting to one quintillion in number. /kwɪnˈtɪljən/ noun (pl) -lions, -lion 1. (in Britain, France, and Germany) […]
noun 1. See under 1 (def 2). [kwint, kint] /kwɪnt, kɪnt/ noun 1. an organ stop sounding a fifth higher than the corresponding digitals. 2. Piquet. a sequence of five cards of the same suit, as an ace, king, queen, jack, and ten (quint major) or a king, queen, jack, ten, and nine (quint minor) […]