weanling

noun wean·ling \ ˈwēn-liŋ \

Definition of weanling

: a child or animal newly weaned

weanling

adjective

First Known Use of weanling

circa 1533


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weanling

noun wean·ling \ ˈwēn-liŋ \

medical Definition of weanling

: a child or animal newly weaned

weanling

adjective

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