Wac

noun
\ ˈwak How to pronounce Wac (audio) \

Definition of Wac

: a member of a U.S. Army unit created for women during World War II and discontinued in the 1970s

First Known Use of Wac

1943, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Wac

Women's Army Corps

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“Wac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wac. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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