quinquefoil

[ kwing-kwuh-foil, kwin- ]
/ ˈkwɪŋ kwəˌfɔɪl, ˈkwɪn- /

noun


Nearby words

  1. quinquagenary,
  2. quinquagesima,
  3. quinque-,
  4. quinquecentenary,
  5. quinquefid,
  6. quinquefoliate,
  7. quinquennial,
  8. quinquennium,
  9. quinquepartite,
  10. quinquereme

Origin of quinquefoil

1610–20; quinque- + -foil (as in trefoil)

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