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duodeca (prefix)

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English term or phrase:duodeca
Spanish translation:dodeca
Entered by: Terry Burgess
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08:59 Jul 26, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: duodeca (prefix)
Does the prefix indicating 20 sides of an object remain the same in Spanish? Or, is it "dodeca", like dodecaedro? Or something else?
Thanks,
Elena
xxxElena Sgarbo
dodeca..
Explanation:
It stays more or less the same (no -u-), and means 12 not 20 of whatever it is...
Selected response from:

Sean Lyle
Local time: 01:15
Grading comment
Thanks, I suspected it meant "12", not 20.
Elena
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2dodeca..Sean Lyle
natwelve
Davorka Grgic


  

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4 mins peer agreement (net): +2
dodeca..


Explanation:
It stays more or less the same (no -u-), and means 12 not 20 of whatever it is...

Sean Lyle
Local time: 01:15
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 8
Grading comment
Thanks, I suspected it meant "12", not 20.
Elena

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mauricio López Langenbach: Significa 12.
1 min

agree  Dito: means 12...
9 mins
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6 mins
twelve


Explanation:
doce

Ejemplo

PACIFIC ACQUISITIONS LIST
... Gajdusek, D. Carleton. Duodeca log : journal of twelve departures from and returns
to Prospect Hill, January 1, 1988 to December 31, 1988. Bethesda, Md ...
www.hawaii.edu/speccoll/pacificacq1296.html -

HTH


    arriba
Davorka Grgic
Local time: 01:15
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 905
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