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duodenary

[doo-uh-den-uh-ree, -dee-nuh-ree, dyoo-] /ˌdu əˈdɛn ə ri, -ˈdi nə ri, ˌdyu-/
adjective
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; < Latin duodēn(ī) twelve each + -ary
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duodenary

/ˌdjuːəˈdiːnərɪ/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the number 12; duodecimal
Word Origin
C17: from Latin duodēnārius containing twelve
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