Meaning of “twelve” in the English Dictionary

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"twelve" in British English

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twelvenumber

uk /twelv/ us /twelv/

A1 the number 12:

The cafeteria opens 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)