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twelvefold

[adjective twelv-fohld; adverb twelv-fohld] /adjective ˈtwɛlvˌfoʊld; adverb ˈtwɛlvˈfoʊld/
adjective
1.
having twelve sections, aspects, divisions, kinds, etc.
2.
being twelve times more, larger, greater, etc., as a given quantity size, intensity, or the like.
adverb
3.
twelve times in amount or degree:
Its potential destructive power was increased twelvefold.
Origin of twelvefold
1550-1560
First recorded in 1550-60, twelvefold is from the Old English word twelf-feald. See twelve, -fold
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