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[ pˈɛntad], [ pˈɛntad], [ p_ˈɛ_n_t_a_d]

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The pentad is a five-word phrase created by the author H.P. Lovecraft and first appearing in his story "The Outsider" (1920). The phrase refers to a group of five objects or beings. Lovecraft used the phrase to create an image of an alien race with five members in every generation, each possessing a different colored eye.

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