twelfth

twelfth
adjective
1. (ordinal number) 
Julian is a judge in the twelfth circuit.Julián es un juez en el circuito duodécimo.
noun
2. (in a series) 
His first song was not a hit. It was his twelfth that made him famous.Su primera canción no fue un éxito. Fue su duodécima que lo hizo famoso.
3. (in dates) 
a. el doce (M) 
Our next meeting will be on the twelfth.Nuestra próxima reunión será el doce.
4. (fraction) 
Three twelfths is equal to one fourth.Tres doceavos es igual a un cuarto.
Our survey shows that one twelfth prefers strawberry ice cream.Nuestra encuesta demuestra que una doceava parte prefiere helado de fresa.
adverb
5. (before a superlative) 
a. doceavo 
In a recent survey, Chicago was ranked the twelfth richest city in the world.En una encuesta reciente, Chicago quedó clasificada como la doceava ciudad más rica del mundo.
6. (in a competition) 
I entered a cooking competition on TV and finished twelfth. It was quite embarrassing!Tomé parte en un concurso de cocina televisado y acabé en duodécimo lugar. ¡Fue lamentable!
twelfth
Noun
1. (fraction) 
a. la doceavo m, doceava parte (F) 
2. (in series) 
a. el duodécimo(a) (M)la duodécimo(a) (F) 
3. (of month) 
a. el doce (M) 
adjective
4. (general) 
a. duodécimo(a) 
Twelfth Nightnoche de Reyes
twelfth [twelfθ]
adjective
duodécimo
noun
(in series) duodécimoaduodécima (m) (f);a duodécima (fraction) doceavo (m)
modifier
Twelfth Night (n) Día (m) de Reyes; Reyes (m)
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twelfth grade
el duodécimo grado
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