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TWELVE IS THE NUMBER OF EDGES OF A CUBE.

TWELVE IS ALSO THE KISSING NUMBER IN THREE DIMENSIONS.

TWELVE IS THE ATOMIC NUMBER OF MAGNESIUM IN THE PERIODIC TABLE.

TWELVE IS THE NUMBER OF CRANIAL NERVES IN THE HUMAN BODY.

TWELVE IS THE NUMBER OF PAIRS OF RIBS IN THE HUMAN BODY.

TWELVE IS THE HIGHEST LEVEL ON THE HURRICAINES WIND SPEED SCALE.

TWELVE IS THE NUMBER OF "JYOTIRLINGAS" IN HINDU SHAIVISM.

TWELVE ARE THE PRINCIPAL GODS OF THE PANTHEON IN ANCIENT GREEK RELIGION.

TWELVE ARE THE TRIBES OF ISRAEL.

TWELVE ARE THE SONS OF JACOB IN THE BIBLE.

TWELVE ARE THE APOSTLES OF JESUS.

TWELVE ARE THE PALADINS OF CHARLEMAGNE.

TWELVE ARE THE KNIGHTS AT KING ARTHUR'S ROUND TABLE.

TWELVE IN ORTHODOX JUDAISM SIGNIFIES THE AGE A GIRL MATURES (BAT MITZVAH).

TWELVE ARE THE IMAMS IN TWELVER SHI'A ISLAM.

TWELVE ARE THE NAMES OF THE SUN GOD SURYA IN HINDUISM.

TWELVE ARE THE PETALS ININ ANAHATA (HEART CHAKRA.)

TWELVE THE LABOURS OF HERCULES.

TWELVE MONTHS IN A YEAR.

TWELVE SIGNS IN THE WESTERN, CHINESE, INDIAN AND SCIAMANIC ZODIACS.

TWELVE ARE THE ANTE MERIDIEM (A.M.) AND THE POST MERIDIEM (P.M.) HOURS IN A DAY.

TWELVE PERFECTLY DIVIDES THE BASIC UNITS OF TIME, 60 SECONDS, 60 MINUTES, 24 HOURS.

TWELVE IS THE NUMBER OF FUNCTION KEYS ON MOST PC KEYBOARDS (F1 THROUGH F12).

TWELVE IS THE NUMBER OF KEYS IN ANY STANDARD DIGITAL TELEPHONE.

TWELVE IS THE NUMBER OF PITCH CLASSES IN AN OCTAVE.

TWELVE IS THE TOTAL NUMBER OF MAJOR KEYS AND THE TOTAL NUMBER OF MINOR KEYS.

TWELVE-TONE TECHNIQUE IS A METHOD OF MUSICAL COMPOSITION DEVISED BY A. SCHOENBERG.

TWELVE ARE THE BASIC HUES IN THE COLOR WHEEL.

TWELVE PEOPLE HAVE WALKED ON EARTH'S MOON.

TWELVE INCHES IN A FOOT.

TWELVE FACE CARDS IN A CARD DECK.

TWELVE STARS ARE FEATURED ON THE FLAG OF EUROPE.

TWELVE ARE THE FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF THE ITALIAN CONSTITUTION.

TWELVE ARE THE CATEGORIES OR A PRIORI FORMS OF THE INTELLECT IN KANT’S CRITIQUE OF PURE REASON.

 

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