douzième

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(do̅o̅′zē em; Fr. do̅o̅ zyem)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
dou•zi•ème  (do̅o̅′zē em; Fr. do̅o̅ zyem),USA pronunciation n., pl.  -zi•èmes 
    (do̅o̅′zē em; Fr. do̅o̅ zyem),USA pronunciation 
  1. Time(in Swiss watchmaking) the 12th part of a ligne, used mainly to gauge the thickness of a movement.
  • French: literally, twelfth

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