two dozen

the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-three and one
Syn: ↑twenty-four, ↑24, ↑XXIV
Hypernyms: ↑large integer

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  • Two Dozen and One Greyhounds — Episodio de Los Simpson Episodio n.º Temporada 6 Episodio 123 Código de producción 2F18 Guionista(s) Mike Scully Director Bob Anderson Estrellas invitadas …   Wikipedia Español

  • Two Dozen and One Greyhounds — Infobox Simpsons episode episode name = Two Dozen and One Greyhounds image caption = Lisa with the puppies, who are, at the time, in the process of being sold episode no = 123 prod code = 2F18 airdate = April 9, 1995 writer = Mike Scully director …   Wikipedia

  • dozen — doz‧en [ˈdʌzn] written abbreviation doz. noun dozens PLURALFORM or dozen [countable] a group of twelve things: • More than a dozen managers have come …   Financial and business terms

  • dozen — is a collective noun used in two ways, (1) as dozen, preceded by a numeral, meaning a unit of twelve (two dozen eggs), and (2) as dozens, in informal use, meaning ‘very many’ (We made dozens of mistakes) …   Modern English usage

  • dozen — doz|en W3S2 [ˈdʌzən] number plural dozen or dozens written abbreviation doz. [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: dozeine, from doze twelve ] 1.) twelve ▪ a dozen eggs …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dozen — / dVzFn/ written abbreviation doz determiner plural dozen or dozens 1 a dozen/two dozen/three dozen a group of twelve: a dozen eggs | half a dozen 2 dozens (of) informal a lot of: I ve been there dozens of times. | dozens and dozens: They… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • dozen — n. 1 (prec. by a or a number) (pl. dozen) twelve, regarded collectively (a dozen eggs; two dozen packets; ordered three dozen). 2 a set or group of twelve (packed in dozens). 3 colloq. about twelve, a fairly large indefinite number. 4 (in pl.;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dozen — Synonyms and related words: L, Sexagesima, boxcar, boxcars, duodecimo, eighty, eleven, fifteen, fifty, five and twenty, fortnight, forty, four and twenty, fourscore, fourscore and ten, fourteen, half a hundred, long dozen, ninety, nonagenarian,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dozen — noun a) A set of twelve. Can I have a dozen eggs, please? b) A large, unspecified number of, comfortably estimated in small multiples of twelve, thus generally implied to be significantly more than ten or twelve, but less than perhaps one or two… …   Wiktionary

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