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English definition of “dozen”

dozen

noun, determiner
 
 
/ˈdʌzən/
B1 twelve, or a group of twelve: There were about a dozen people at the party.Groups of things according to number
dozens informal a lot: She's got dozens of friends. → See also a dime a dozenLarge in number or quantity
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