dozen NOUN (pl. same) a group or set of twelve.
talk nineteen to the dozen — Cf. ↑talk nineteen to the dozen
DERIVATIVES dozenth adjective.
ORIGIN Old French dozeine, from Latin duodecim 'twelve' .

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  • Dozenth — Doz enth, a. Twelfth. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dozenth — ˈdəzən(t)th adjective Etymology: dozen + th 1. : twelfth 2. : being about the twelfth I m telling you for the dozenth and last time …   Useful english dictionary

  • dozenth — adjective see dozen …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dozenth — /duz euhnth/, adj. twelfth. [1700 10; DOZEN1 + TH2] * * * …   Universalium

  • dozenth — adj. twelfth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dozenth — doz·enth …   English syllables

  • dozenth — doz•enth [[t]ˈdʌz ənθ[/t]] adj. twelfth • Etymology: 1700–10; dozen+ th II …   From formal English to slang

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  • twelfth — noun /twɛlfθ,twɛlθ/ a) One of twelve equal parts of a whole. A twelfth of 240 is 20. b) An interval equal to an octave plus a fifth Five twelfths of the population voted in support of the proposal. Syn …   Wiktionary

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