weaner
noun Date: 1579 1. one that weans 2. a young animal recently weaned from its mother

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  • weaner — /wee neuhr/, n. 1. a recently weaned animal. 2. Stockbreeding. a device placed over the mouth of an animal that is being weaned, to keep it from suckling. [1570 80; WEAN + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • weaner — noun a) An animal that has been recently weaned. b) A device used to help wean a young animal by keeping it from suckling …   Wiktionary

  • weaner — wiener …   American English homophones

  • weaner — noun a calf, lamb, or pig weaned during the current year …   English new terms dictionary

  • weaner — wean·er …   English syllables

  • weaner — /ˈwinə/ (say weenuh) noun a young animal which has been weaned from its mother s milk, to live wholly on grass …   Australian English dictionary

  • weaner — n. a young animal recently weaned …   Useful english dictionary

  • Weaner Madl'n — ( Viennese Girls ), op, 388, is a waltz composed by Karl Michael Ziehrer during his tenure as bandmaster of the Hoch und Deutschmeister Regiment,cite web |url=http://www.naxosdirect.com/title/8.223817 |title=Ziehrer: Selected Dances and Marches… …   Wikipedia

  • weaner house — nujunkytų paršelių tvartas statusas Aprobuotas sritis žemės ūkio inžinerinė plėtra ir techninė pažanga apibrėžtis Tvartas kiaulių prieaugliui nuo nujunkymo iki 10–12 savaičių amžiaus laikyti. atitikmenys: angl. weaner house rus. свинарник для… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • wiener — weaner …   American English homophones

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