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whereon

[ hwair-on, -awn, wair- ]
/ ʰwɛərˈɒn, -ˈɔn, wɛər- /
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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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