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duodecimal

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adjective duo·dec·i·mal \ˌdü-ə-ˈde-sə-məl, ˌdyü-\

Definition of duodecimal

  1. :  of, relating to, or proceeding by twelve or the scale of twelves

duodecimal noun


Origin of duodecimal

Latin duodecim — more at dozen


First Known Use: 1663

Rhymes with duodecimal


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