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3 definitions found
 for Twelve
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Twelve \Twelve\, a. [OE. twelve, twelf, AS. twelf; akin to
     OFries. twelf, twelef, twilif, OS. twelif, D. twaalf, G.
     zw["o]lf, OHG. zwelif, Icel. t[=o]lf, Sw. tolf, Dan. tolv,
     Goth. twalif, from the root of E. two + the same element as
     in the second part of E. eleven. See Two, and Eleven.]
     One more that eleven; two and ten; twice six; a dozen.
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     Twelve-men's morris. See the Note under Morris.
  
     Twelve Tables. (Rom. Antiq.) See under Table.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Twelve \Twelve\, n.
     1. The number next following eleven; the sum of ten and two,
        or of twice six; twelve units or objects; a dozen.
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     2. A symbol representing twelve units, as 12, or xii.
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     The Twelve (Script.), the twelve apostles. --Matt. xxvi.
        20.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  twelve
      adj 1: denoting a quantity consisting of 12 items or units [syn:
             twelve, 12, xii, dozen]
      n 1: the cardinal number that is the sum of eleven and one [syn:
           twelve, 12, XII, dozen]

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