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十二月
shí èr yuè



December


Definitions

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December
     1. 十二月份
     2. 十二月
Components
十二shí'èr
     1. n. twelve; 12
二月
shí
     1. ten
     2. (figurative) topmost; utmost
     3. (figurative) complete
èr
     1. two
     2. second
     3. Short for twenty, two hundred or two thousand after hundreds, thousands and ten thousands.
     4. Short for twenty cents.
     5. (Northeast Mandarin, neologism) stupid, dumb; silly, thick, lacking mental agility (often in a cute way)
     6. usage. See 兩Usage notes.
yuè
     1. usage. Do not confuse (lang, mul, 月) with m, mul, ⺼, sc=Hani, a form of m, mul, 肉, , flesh, meat when used as the left-hand radical of a character. m, mul, ⺼, sc=Hani is used for parts of the body such as m
     2. (literary) moon
     3. moon-shaped objects
     4. month
     5. monthly
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