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Overview of noun weaning

The noun weaning has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) weaning, ablactation

(the act of substituting other food for the mother's milk in the diet of a child or young mammal)


Overview of verb wean

The verb wean has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) wean, ablactate

(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")

2. wean

(detach the affections of)

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