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synonyms for pentad

  • cinque
  • cinquefoil
  • limerick
  • lustrum
  • pentacle
  • pentagon
  • pentagram
  • pentangle
  • quinquennium
  • quintette
  • quintuple
  • quintuplet
  • quincunx
  • quinquennial
  • quintuplets. associatedwords: quinary
  • quintuplicate
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How to use pentad in a sentence

Nitrogen in the triad condition in the amines is far less poisonous than in the pentad condition.
POISONS: THEIR EFFECTS AND DETECTIONALEXANDER WYNTER BLYTH
There is something to be said for this view, but on the whole the balance of the evidence is in favor of nitrogen being a pentad.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 324, MARCH 18, 1882VARIOUS
The structure of Aristotle's Pentad for five act plays is useful as a framework for solving personal problems.
SEQUENTIAL PROBLEM SOLVINGFREDRIC LOZO
But this oddness belongs to other numbers also (pentad, heptad, &c.).
ARISTOTLEGEORGE GROTE
Five, or the pentad, is everything; it stops the power of poisons, and is dreaded by evil spirits.
THREE THOUSAND YEARS OF MENTAL HEALINGGEORGE BARTON CUTTEN
In 1820, he added to the last a pentad, so that the whole list amounted to sixty-five.
MAN AND HIS MIGRATIONSR. G. (ROBERT GORDON) LATHAM
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PENTAD

  • cinque
  • cinquefoil
  • limerick
  • lustrum
  • pentacle
  • pentad
  • pentagon
  • pentagram
  • pentangle
  • quincunx
  • quinquennial
  • quinquennium
  • quintette
  • quintuple
  • quintuplet
  • quintuplets. associatedwords: quinary
  • quintuplicate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.