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quadruplet

noun qua·dru·plet \kwä-ˈdrü-plət, -ˈdrə-; ˈkwä-drə-plət\

: one of four babies that are born at the same time to the same mother

Full Definition of QUADRUPLET

1
:  a combination of four of a kind
2
:  one of four offspring born at one birth
3
:  a group of four musical notes to be performed in the time ordinarily given to three of the same kind

First Known Use of QUADRUPLET

1709

Rhymes with QUADRUPLET

quadruplet

noun qua·dru·plet \kwä-ˈdrəp-lət, -ˈdrüp-; ˈkwäd-rəp-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of QUADRUPLET

1
:  one of four offspring born at one birth
2
quadruplets pl :  a group of four offspring born at one birth

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