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adj. Informal
Other. Usually used in the phrase a whole nother, as in the sentence That's a whole nother story.

[From alteration of another (interpreted as a nother).]
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(ˈnʌð ər)
Informal. a whole nother, an entirely different; a whole other.
[1955–60; metanalysis of an other or another]
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