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twelvemonth

[twelv-muhnth] /ˈtwɛlvˌmʌnθ/
noun, Chiefly British
1.
a year.
Origin
1050
before 1050; Middle English twelfmoneth. See twelve, month
Related forms
twelvemonthly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for twelvemonth

twelvemonth

/ˈtwɛlvˌmʌnθ/
noun
1.
(mainly Brit) an archaic or dialect word for year
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