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quintic

[kwin-tik] /ˈkwɪn tɪk/
adjective
1.
of the fifth degree.
noun
2.
a quantity of the fifth degree.
3.
an equation of the fifth degree.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; < Latin quīnt(us) fifth + -ic
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  • The grid point values were obtained from the contour map using bivariate quintic interpolation.
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quintic

/ˈkwɪntɪk/
adjective
1.
(maths) of or relating to the fifth degree: a quintic equation
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