weaner


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weaner

(ˈwiːnə)
n
1. a person or thing that weans
2. (Animals) a pig that has just been weaned and weighs less than 40 kg
3. (Animals) Austral and NZ a lamb, pig, or calf in the year in which it is weaned
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