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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Duodecimal \Du'o*dec"i*mal\, adjective [L. duodecim twelve. See {Dozen}.] Proceeding in computation by twelves; expressed in the scale of twelves. -- {Du'o*dec"i*mal*ly}, adverb

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Duodecimal \Du'o*dec"i*mal\, noun

1. A twelfth part; as, the duodecimals of an inch.

2. pl. (Arch.) A system of numbers, whose denominations rise in a scale of twelves, as of feet and inches. The system is used chiefly by artificers in computing the superficial and solid contents of their work.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: based on twelve; "the duodecimal number system"


1: one part in twelve equal parts [syn: {one-twelfth}, {twelfth}, {twelfth part}, {duodecimal}]

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