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quin-

1.
variant of quino- before a vowel.
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British Dictionary definitions for quin

quin

/kwɪn/
noun
1.
(Brit) short for quintuplet (sense 2) US and Canadian word quint
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Word Origin and History for quin
n.

1935, short for quintuplet, one of five.

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quin in Technology


Pyle 1965. Interactive language. Sammet 1969, p.691.

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