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twelve

1. the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and two
2. a numeral, 12, XII, etc., representing this number
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Mayurbhanj (Odisha) [India], Sept 2 ( ANI ): Twelve-year-old Subhadra Tungo is carrying out an incredible array of activities using her feet as her hands, which might seem difficult for others.
Twelve-year-old Reza's extremely religious mother, Sameer, is trying to persuade him to enlist in Iran's war effort.
The narrative consists primarily of Samuel's twelve-year-old point of view, but each major section begins with a glimpse of a much older Samuel, a lonely and reticent contrast to the vigorous naA[macron]vetA[c] found throughout.
Sharjah: Police are seeking help from members of the public to locate a twelve-year-old boy who has been reported missing from his family house in Sharjah.
Andrea Cheng's The Year of the Three Sisters (9780544244273, $16.99) is illustrated by Patrice Barton and tells of twelve-year-old Anna Wang and her friend, who decide to invite a pen pal in China to Cincinnati.
NOSHEHRO FEROZ -- A twelve-year-old girl was married off to a fifty-year-old man against a sum of one hundred thousand rupees.
Summary: Twelve-year-old Japanese table tennis prodigy Mima Ito has set her sights on challenging China's hegemony ...
Summary: Two people have been arrested after a hit-and-run incident killed a twelve-year-old boy in Bradford, West Yorkshire.
Twelve-year-old Grace rummages through rubbish dumps in Harare to find bones to sell for school fees; nine-year-old Esther has to care for her baby sister and her mother who is dying of HIV/Aids; and 13-year-old Obert pans for gold to make enough money to buy food for himself and his grandmother, while dreaming of somehow getting the education he craves.
Summary: Cellonis Biotechnologies, a Beijing and HK-based medical research and application company, has recorded some remarkable results in the treatment of a twelve-year-old boy with diabetes using their stem cell therapy in a Beijing partner hospital.
A TWELVE-year-old boy is arrested for messing around.
Jazzie and his twelve-year-old son wore matching leather jackets to his investiture at Buckingham Palace.