douzaine

[doo-zen]
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noun, plural dou·zaines [doo-zen] /duˈzɛn/. French.

a bet in roulette on 12 numbers simultaneously so as to share in any that win.

Nearby words

  1. douser,
  2. douter,
  3. douw,
  4. douw, gerard,
  5. doux,
  6. douzepers,
  7. douzième,
  8. dovap,
  9. dove,
  10. dove color

Origin of douzaine

literally, dozen

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Examples from the Web for douzaine

  • The authorities of the Douzaine of Torteval had taken possession of the bag and had it opened.

    Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo