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Twelfthtide

[ twelfth-tahyd ]
/ ˈtwɛlfθˌtaɪd /
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noun
the season of Twelfth Night and Twelfth Day.
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Origin of Twelfthtide

1520–30; Twelfth (Day) or (Night) + tide1
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British Dictionary definitions for Twelfthtide

Twelfthtide
/ (ˈtwɛlfθˌtaɪd) /

noun
  1. the season of Epiphany
  2. (as modifier)the Twelfthtide celebrations
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