Definition of quincunxial in English:

quincunxial

adjective

  • 1Quincuncial.

  • 2Botany= "quincuncial". rare.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in John Worlidge (d. 1693), writer on agriculture. From quincunx + -ial.

Pronunciation

quincunxial

/kwɪŋˈkʌŋksɪəl//kwɪnˈkʌŋksɪəl/