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quintant

[kwin-tnt] /ˈkwɪn tnt/
noun, Navigation
1.
a sextant having an arc equal to one fifth of a circle.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; quint- (< Latin quīntus fifth) + -ant (as in quadrant)
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