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quintefoil

[ kwint-foil ]
/ ˈkwɪntˌfɔɪl /
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noun
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Origin of quintefoil

First recorded in 2005–10; from quinte- “five, fifth” (from French ) + -foil (as in trefoil); cf. quint1, trefoil
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