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any one of six offspring produced at the same birth.
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One of six children born at one birth.
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1. One of six offspring born in a single birth.
2. A group or combination of six associated by common properties or behavior.
3. Music A group of six notes having the time value of four notes of the same kind.
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One of six children carried through a single pregnancy and born together.
[L. sextus, sixth + -uplet]
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