quinquevir

Quinquevir

Quin"que*vir\, n.; pl; E. Quinquevirs, L. Quinqueviri. [L., fr. quinque Five + vir man.] (Bot. Antiq.) One of five commissioners appointed for some special object.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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