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The number five in cards or dice.
[Middle English cink, from Old French cinc, from Latin quīnque, five; see penkwe in Indo-European roots.]
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1. (Card Games) the number five in cards, dice, etc
2. (Gambling, except Cards) the number five in cards, dice, etc
[C14: from Old French cinq five]
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|Noun||1.||cinque - the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one|
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