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  • 141half-dozen — (also half a dozen) ► NOUN ▪ a group of six …

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  • 142talk nineteen to the dozen — ► talk nineteen to the dozen Brit. talk quickly and incessantly. Main Entry: ↑dozen …

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  • 143baker's dozen — n. thirteen: supposedly from bakers former practice of adding an extra roll to each dozen sold to avoid any risk of penalty for short measure …

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  • 144half dozen — adjective denoting a quantity consisting of six items or units (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑six, ↑6, ↑vi, ↑half dozen • Similar to: ↑cardinal * * * half dozen, a group of six. –half´ doz´e …

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  • 145six of one, (and) half a dozen of the other — phrase used for saying that two things are equally good or bad You can take either road; it’s six of one, half a dozen of the other. Thesaurus: partly good and partly badsynonym Main entry: six …

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  • 146A baker's dozen — Baker Bak er, n. [AS. b[ae]cere. See {Bake}, v. t.] 1. One whose business it is to bake bread, biscuit, etc. [1913 Webster] 2. A portable oven in which baking is done. [U.S.] [1913 Webster] {A baker s dozen}, thirteen. {Baker foot}, a distorted… …

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  • 147Nabokov's Dozen — 1st edition (publ. Doubleday) Nabokov s Dozen (1958) a collection of 13 short stories by Vladimir Nabokov previously published in American magazines. (Nine of them also previously appeared in Nine Stories.) All were later reprinted within The… …

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  • 148Half a Dozen Babies — is a 1999 American drama ABC Family TV film. It stars Scott and Melissa Reeves. It is rated TV PG. The runtime is 89 mins. This is based on a true story.Two couples have been struggling to have children, successfully, for years. Then, suddenly,… …

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  • 149The Dirty Dozen (book) — The Dirty Dozen is a Cato Institute book, written by Robert A. Levy and William Mellor and released in May 2008, about twelve U.S. Supreme Court decisions that were viewed as greatly undermining individual freedom by expanding the power of… …

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  • 150Return of the Dozen Vol. 1 — is a 2008 D12 mixtape that has all new songs, Proof is featured on some of the tracks (they were recorded before his death).Tracklisting# Intro (featuring Dolo) # We Back # Throw Em Up High # The Drill # Cheatin in the Bedroom (featuring Monica… …

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  • 151A Dozen Furies — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Metalcore Gründung 2003 Auflösung 2006 Le …

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  • 152Cheaper by the Dozen — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Im Dutzend billiger Originaltitel: Cheaper by the Dozen Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 2003 Länge: 95 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …

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  • 153Cheaper by the Dozen 2 — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Im Dutzend billiger 2 – Zwei Väter drehen durch Originaltitel: Cheaper by the Dozen 2 Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 2005 Länge: 94 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …

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  • 154Dirty dozen — Die als Dreckiges Dutzend (engl.: „dirty dozen“) bekannten zwölf organischen Giftstoffe (u. a. Pflanzenschutzmittel, Industriechemikalien und Nebenprodukte von Verbrennungsprozessen (Polychlorierte Dibenzodioxine und Dibenzofurane)) wurden durch… …

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  • 155The One with the Dozen Lasagnas — «Друзья» первый сезон (сентябрь 1994 май 1995) список эпизодов сериала Пилотный эпизод Эпизод с сонограммой в конце Эпизод с большим пальцем Эпизод с Джорджем Стефанопоулосом Эпизод с восточногерманским стиральным порошком Эпизод с задом Эпизод,… …

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  • 156baker’s dozen — a phrase meaning 13. It comes from the fact that in the past people who sold bread always added an extra loaf when somebody ordered a dozen (= 12) loaves, in case they might be punished for supplying too few. * * * …

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  • 157a baker’s dozen — ➡ baker’s dozen * * * …

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  • 158half-dozen — /half duz euhn, hahf /, n. 1. one half of a dozen; six. adj. 2. considering six as a unit; consisting of six. [1375 1425; late ME] * * * …

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  • 159half dozen — noun A set of six. Syn: half a dozen …

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  • 160long dozen — noun thirteen Syn: bakers dozen …

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