twelve-month

twelvemonth

[twelv-muhnth]
noun Chiefly British.
a year.

Origin:
before 1050; Middle English twelfmoneth. See twelve, month

twelvemonthly, adverb
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twelvemonth (ˈtwɛlvˌmʌnθ)
 
n
chiefly (Brit) an archaic or dialect word for year

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