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dozen

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdʌzən/ ( abbreviation doz.)
a group of twelve things: Most people know only a few big-name insurers but there are about two dozen.
dozens [plural] a large but not exact number: She coordinates the work of dozens of employees.
dozen adjective
Translations of “dozen”
in Korean 다스, 12개짜리 한 묶음…
in Arabic دُزَيْنة, دَستة (مصر)…
in French douzaine…
in Turkish düzine…
in Italian dozzina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 十二個,一打…
in Russian дюжина…
in Polish tuzin…
in Spanish docena…
in Portuguese dúzia…
in German das Dutzend…
in Catalan dotzena…
in Japanese ダース, 12(個、人など)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 十二个,一打…
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