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quincuncial

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English

Etymology

From Latin quincuncialis.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /kwɪnˈkʌnʃəl/

Adjective

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Positive
quincuncial

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  1. Arranged in a quincunx.
    • 1658: Of this Quincunciall Ordination the Ancients practised much, discoursed little — Sir Thomas Browne, The Garden of Cyrus (Folio Society 2007, p. 169)

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