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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One of four children born at the same birth; a quadruplet.
  • n. A compound or twin crystal consisting of four individuals.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of four children born at the same time; a quadruplet.
  • n. A compound or twin crystal consisting of four individuals.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of four children born at the same birth.
  • n. In mineralogy, a twin crystal made up of four independent individuals. See twin.

Etymologies

From four +‎ -ling. (Wiktionary)

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