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Meaning of “twelve” in the English Dictionary

"twelve" in British English

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twelvenumber

uk   us   /twelv/
A1 the ​number 12: The ​cafeteriaopens for ​lunch at twelve (o'clock). a twelve-seater ​minibus
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(Definition of twelve from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"twelve" in American English

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twelvenumber

 us   /twelv/
12: Casey is twelve. a twelve-volume set Twelve can also ​mean twelve o’clock.
(Definition of twelve from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “twelve”
in Korean 12, 열둘…
in Arabic رَقم 12…
in Malaysian dua belas, dua belas tahun…
in French douze, douze ans…
in Russian двенадцать…
in Chinese (Traditional) (數字)12…
in Italian dodici…
in Turkish oniki…
in Polish dwanaście…
in Spanish doce, doce años de edad…
in Vietnamese số 12, 12 tuổi…
in Portuguese doze…
in Thai ตัวเลขหรือจำนวนสิบสอง, อายุสิบสองปี…
in German die Zwölf…
in Catalan dotze…
in Japanese 12, 12の…
in Chinese (Simplified) (数字)12…
in Indonesian dua belas, umur 12 tahun…
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