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wean meaning and definition

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WEAN verb

Definition of wean (verb)

  1. gradually deprive (infants and young mammals) of mother's milk
    • "she weaned her baby when he was 3 months old and started him on powdered milk"; "The kitten was weaned and fed by its owner with a bottle"
    • synonyms: ablactate
  2. detach the affections of
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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