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quinquepartite

[ kwing-kwuh-pahr-tahyt, kwin- ]
/ ˌkwɪŋ kwəˈpɑr taɪt, ˌkwɪn- /
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adjective
divided into or consisting of five parts.
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Origin of quinquepartite

First recorded in 1585–95; quinque- + partite
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British Dictionary definitions for quinquepartite

quinquepartite
/ (ˌkwɪŋkwɪˈpɑːtaɪt) /

adjective
divided into or composed of five parts
maintained by or involving five participants or groups of participants
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