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W1

Syllabification: W
Pronunciation: /ˈdəbəlˌyo͞o
 
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(also w)

noun (plural Ws or W's)

1The twenty-third letter of the alphabet.
1.1Denoting the next after V in a set of items, categories, etc.
2A shape like that of a letter W: [in combination]: the W-shaped northern constellation of Cassiopeia

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W2

Syllabification: W
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈdəbəlˌyo͞o/

abbreviation

1.3(In tables of sports results) games won.
1.4Watt(s).
1.6Week.
1.7 (w) Weight.
1.8Welsh.
1.9West or Western: 104° W W Europe
1.11 Cricket (On scorecards) wicket(s).
1.12Width: 23 in. H x 20.5 in. W x 16 in. D
1.14(In genealogies) wife.
1.15(In shortwave transmissions) with.
1.17 Physics Work.

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The chemical element tungsten.
[from modern Latin wolframium]

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