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  • n. Alternative spelling of quintet. A composition for five voices or instruments; also, the set of five persons who sing or play five-part music.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a musical composition for five performers
  • n. a set of five similar things considered as a unit
  • n. five performers or singers who perform together
  • n. five people considered as a unit

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