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quinary

(ˈkwaɪnərɪ)
adj
1. consisting of fives or by fives
2. fifth in a series
3. (Mathematics) (of a number system) having a base of five
n, pl -ries
a set of five
[C17: from Latin quīnārius containing five, from quīnī five each]

Quinary

 a set of five things.
References in classic literature ?
A naturalist, struck by a parallelism of this nature in any one class, by arbitrarily raising or sinking the value of the groups in other classes (and all our experience shows that this valuation has hitherto been arbitrary), could easily extend the parallelism over a wide range; and thus the septenary, quinary, quaternary, and ternary classifications have probably arisen.
The Quinary level represents how community factors could intersect with youths, parent/family, peer, and school factors.
Lai also surveys the colors employed in early Chinese artifacts from the Neolithic to the Western Han and contends that "magicoreligious practices" influenced the shift from a binary red-black system to a quinary five-color system in the Eastern Zhou (p.
1] can be attributed to the stretching vibration of methylene group in the carbon-nitrogen quinary heterocyclic structures of DADMAC and its deformation vibration is around 960.
Many see potentials to move away from primary industries and towards a focus on quaternary and quinary sectors (the knowledge-based parts of the economy).
Veridico dismisses this custom as unfounded, but uses the opportunity to shift the conversation to the mystical significance of the quinary partition of plays, which, he notes, has never been adequately analyzed (QD 28).
Ambassador informed the audience that Nizami Ganjavi wrote many books but best is Quinary Panj Ganj" or Khamsa" such as Makhzan al-Asrar Khosrow o Shirin Layli o Majnun Eskandar-nameh Haft Paykar.
Quinary effects relate to subsequent illnesses caused by chemical, radiological or biological weapons.
Contrast quaternary and quadruple (4 of) with 8 and 9 letters, quinary and quintuple (5 of) with 7 and 9 letters, septenary and septuple (7) with 9 and 8 letters, and novenary and nonuple (9) with 8 and 7 letters.
Evaluating the data and statistical analysis: The cities recruiting offices are grouped in accordance with the quinary zoning system prepared by Turkish Statistical Institute.
Among such works are included masterpieces such as Shahnameh (The Books of Kings) of Ferdowsi, Panj-Ganj or Khamsa, Quinary of Nezami Ganjavi, Bostan (The Orchard) and Gulistan (The Rose Garden) of Saadi, which were written in beautiful hand writing by a consummate calligrapher and images painted by an accomplished painter, and then boarded and bound by skilful artists.
After defining a level of Martin-Lof randomness he looks in turn at binary, ternary, quanternary, quinary, and larger radix systems then surveys some universal and truncated applications.