variants or pent-
1
: five
pentahedron
2
: containing five atoms or groups
pentane

Word History

Etymology

Greek, from pente — more at five

Dictionary Entries Near penta-

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“Penta-.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/penta-. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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