weaner

noun
wean·​er | \ ˈwē-nər How to pronounce weaner (audio) \

Definition of weaner

1 : one that weans
2 : a young animal recently weaned from its mother

First Known Use of weaner

1579, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Weaner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weaner. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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