abbreviation for (in Britain)

Workers' Educational Association
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Examples from the Web for wea

  • On the morning of June first, 1791, the landscape of the Wea is a thing of beauty.

  • Scott moves briskly forward with the main body for the villages of the Weas, at the mouth of Wea creek.

  • When they removed from Illinois they confederated with the Piankeshaw and Wea, with whom they have since been associated.

  • To the east lies Wea creek, jutting out into the plain with a sharp turn, and then gliding on again to the river.