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weal

noun \ ˈwēl \

Definition of weal

1 : a sound, healthy, or prosperous state : well-being
2 obsolete : body politic, commonweal

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Origin and Etymology of weal

Middle English wele, from Old English wela; akin to Old English wel well


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weal

noun

Definition of weal

: welt

Origin and Etymology of weal

alteration of wale


Medical Dictionary

weal

noun \ ˈwē(ə)l \

medical Definition of weal

: welt


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