dozen

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dozen

[′dəz·ən]
(science and technology)
A group of 12 items. Abbreviated doz.
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Rem is talking nineteen to the dozen between mouthfuls of pizza (I am making do with spaghetti with clams) and sips of mineral water.
Soon we were talking nineteen to the dozen, or should I say soon I was doing all the talking while she listened attentively, trying to throw in a question or two in the small gaps I left while I caught my breath.
I'd listen at the door occasionally to make sure they were behaving but all I'd hear was them all talking nineteen to the dozen and laughing - they were always laughing.