quinzane

n.

"group of fifteen," 1856, from French quinzaine (12c.), from quinze "fifteen," from Latin quindecim (see fifteen).


Nearby words

  1. quintuple,
  2. quintuplet,
  3. quintuplex,
  4. quintuplicate,
  5. quinua,
  6. quinze,
  7. quip,
  8. quipster,
  9. quipu,
  10. quipus

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