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or wh, whr

watt-hour; watt-hours.


withholding. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • And there is no creature more fereful th man, Wh cruell iniurie hathe taught to dispyse his owne lyfe.

    The Education of Children Desiderius Erasmus
  • What a beatyng is th in the schole, Wh chyldren be axed these thynges?

    The Education of Children Desiderius Erasmus
  • And thirdly, how to preserue men fr it, and remedy them Wh they haue it.

  • I am, in the mean time, your affectionate friend and brother, Wh.

    Bibliomania; or Book-Madness Thomas Frognall Dibdin
  • Bro'er Annancy a Wh you mean fe do me, say a come you come fe kill me?

    Jamaican Song and Story Walter Jekyll
  • But for my efforts toward the Wh—y, their fate might have been very different.

    Jungle Peace William Beebe
  • In the second line of the English version 'with' should no doubt be 'Which,' 'Wh.'

  • They endeavoured to frame a repugnance in the Queene to all Wh.

    Henrietta Maria Henrietta Haynes
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which (shortwave transmission)
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