sextuplet


sex·tu·plet

noun \seks-ˈtə-plət, -ˈtü-; -ˈtyü-; ˈseks-t(y)ə-\

: one of six babies born at the same time to the same mother

Full Definition of SEXTUPLET

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

Examples of SEXTUPLET

  1. She gave birth to sextuplets.

First Known Use of SEXTUPLET

1852

Rhymes with SEXTUPLET

sex·tu·plet

noun \sek-ˈstəp-lət, -ˈst(y)üp-; ˈsek-st(y)əp-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SEXTUPLET

1
: any of six offspring born at one birth
2
sextuplets pl : a group of six offspring born at one birth

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