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Words with a prefix which denotes a number

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Triangle

A musical instrument comprising a metal bar bent into three

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Unicorn

Mythical beast with a single cental horn

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Unimog a Mercedes four wheel drive vehicle. UNI in the name is short for Universal implying it is the only vehicle you will need as it does everything.

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Dodecahedron

A twelve sided solid geometric figure.

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Triglyceride

A major type of fat comprising a compound of one molecule of glycerol and three of fatty acid

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Duodecimal

A counting system to the base 12 (duo = 2, dec - 10)

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13 hours ago, Belatucadrus said:

Decimate - to kill one in every ten, punishment meted out to legions that failed catastrophically, also Zulu Impis if memory serves.

 

How I wish more people knew that instead of decimate being bandied about on news bulletins  and such like totally inappropriately by people who should know better ie. trained journalists.

 

Heptateuch

the first seven books of the Bible (Genesis to Judges) collectively

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Dilemma

an argument forcing an opponent to choose either of two unfavourable alternatives.

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Trimer

a macromolecular complex formed by three, usually non-covalently bound, macromolecules like proteins or nucleic acids.

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