[ wee-ner ]
/ ˈwi nər /
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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British Dictionary definitions for weaner
/ (ˈwiːnə) /
a person or thing that weans
a pig that has just been weaned and weighs less than 40 kg
Australian and NZ a lamb, pig, or calf in the year in which it is weaned
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