Translation of duodecimal in Spanish:

duodecimal

duodecimal, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌdjuːə(ʊ)ˈdɛsɪm(ə)l//ˌd(j)uoʊˈdɛsəm(ə)l//ˌd(j)uəˈdɛsəm(ə)l/

adjective

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    duodecimal
    • The duodecimal calendar has survived since Babylonian times for a reason.
    • The regime didn't like the 12-base, or duodecimal, calendar (inherited from antiquity and early Christianity), so it tried to impose a decimal calendar.
    • In a duodecimal system (base twelve) why are letters sometimes used instead of numbers?