[ doo-zen ]
/ duˈzɛn /
noun, plural dou·zaines [doo-zen] /duˈzɛn/. French.
a bet in roulette on 12 numbers simultaneously so as to share in any that win.
Origin of douzaine
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The authorities of the Douzaine of Torteval had taken possession of the bag and had it opened.Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo