dec·​u·​plet | \ -plə̇t \
plural -s

Definition of decuplet

1 : a combination of 10 of a kind
2 : a group of 10 notes performed in the time of 8 or 4 of the same musical value

called also decimole

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decuple entry 2 + -et

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“Decuplet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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