septuplet


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septuplet

 [sep-tup´let]
one of seven offspring produced at one birth.

septuplet

(sep-tŭp'let),
One of seven children born at one birth.

septuplet

(sĕp-tŭp′lĭt)
n.
One of seven offspring delivered at a single birth.

sep·tup·let

(sep-tŭp'lĕt)
One of seven children carried through a single pregnancy and born together.
[L. septuplum, group of seven]
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All the septuplets were placed on ventilator support for some days, but by the end of November they were breathing on their own.
By the time the septuplets were delivered--healthy--the PR team had talked with the medical professionals involved and prepared for any outcome.
Aside from the measure layout, the presentation of seven fragmented ideas in the opening of B is the only instance in the entire piece where such "counting" of elements can be clearly pinpointed.(13) Even the septuplet sixteenths mentioned above lose part of their identity, manipulated by the musical inspiration until their existence as a seven-element set is no longer the principal issue; they are a further energizing subdivision of the pulse which has already been exhibiting a tendency in that direction.
Bernstein, who edited the section where the brief septuplet story appeared, says, "The truth is we hit the high points.
High drama unfolded in a quiet Northumberland village, when a new mother of septuplet puppy dogs found herself trapped underground.
There are 6 possible positions for a P sequence embedded in a P septuplet. The words have one of the letter patterns
Raymond Russell had a horrific septuplet bogey at the par-five 7th, running up a 12 on his way to an 86.
This is the first picture of the septuplet wonderchild nicknamed Hercules.
Summary: This is the first case of septuplets in the area.
With newborns averaging 7lb 7oz, Keely's benign cyst weighed the same as septuplets.
MEET the amazing septuplets born NINE YEARS apart after their parents won the chance to have a family in a raffle.
In a world where families are allowed only one child due to overpopulation, resourceful identical septuplets (Naomi Rapace) must avoid government execution and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.