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- adj. Of a number, expressed in base 12.
- n. A number system that uses 12 as its base.
Even though his clients supply him with dimensions in decimal, he prefers to translate them into dozenal.
Counting upwards from do in base 12, or “dozenal,” we have do one for 11, do two for 12, do three for 13 all the way up to do nine for 19, do dek for 1, do el for 1 and finally two do for 20.
I’ve got more and cleaner choices with dozenal, and it’s faster.