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whereon

[ wair-on, -awn, hwair- ]
/ wɛərˈɒn, -ˈɔn, ʰwɛər- /
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conjunction
on what or which.
adverb
Archaic. on what?
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Origin of whereon

First recorded in 1175–1225, whereon is from the Middle English word wheron.See where, on
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British Dictionary definitions for whereon

whereon
/ (wɛərˈɒn) archaic /

adverb
on what thing or place?
pronoun
on which thing, place, etc
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