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number that is represented as a one followed by 12 zeros; in the United Kingdom the usage followed in the United States is frequently seen 1000000000000 , billion , one million million
number that is represented as a one followed by 12 zeros 1000000000000 , one million million , trillion
(formerly in England) an examination taken by 11 and 12 year old students to select suitable candidates for grammar school 11-plus , eleven-plus
mountain peak in southwestern Washington in the Cascade Range (12,307 feet high) Adams , Mount Adams
one of 7 to 12 sons of Aditi; gods of celestial light Aditya
ages 12-19 approximately adolescence
Roman general who commanded the fleet that defeated the forces of Antony and Cleopatra at Actium (63-12 BC) Agrippa , Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa
one or more recordings issued together; originally released on 12-inch phonograph records (usually with attractive record covers) and later on cassette audio tape and compact disc album , record album
(classical mythology) a hero noted for his strength; performed 12 immense labors to gain immortality Alcides , Heracles , Herakles , Hercules
normal brainwave in the electroencephalogram of a person who is awake but relaxed; occurs with a frequency of 8-12 hertz alpha rhythm , alpha wave
(New Testament) one of the original 12 disciples chosen by Christ to preach his gospel Apostle
apothecary weight equal to 12 ounces or 373.242 grams apothecaries' pound , troy pound
any weight unit used in pharmacy; an ounce is equal to 480 grains and a pound is equal to 12 ounces apothecaries' unit , apothecaries' weight
lead-acid storage battery in a motor vehicle; usually a 12-volt battery of six cells; the heart of the car's electrical system automobile battery , car battery
scale from 0 to 12 for the force of the wind Beaufort scale
international scale of wind force from 0 (calm air) to 12 (hurricane) Beaufort scale , wind scale
(nautical) each of the eight half-hour units of nautical time signaled by strokes of a ship's bell; eight bells signals 4:00, 8:00, or 12:00 o'clock, either a.m. or p.m. bell , ship's bell
normal brainwave in the encephalogram of a person who is awake and alert; occurs with a frequency between 12 and 30 hertz beta rhythm , beta wave
Roman Emperor who succeeded Tiberius and whose uncontrolled passions resulted in manifest insanity; noted for his cruelty and tyranny; was assassinated (12-41) Caligula , Gaius , Gaius Caesar
Canada is divided into 12 provinces for administrative purposes Canadian province
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