There are 2 definitions of WA in English:

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abbreviation

  • 1Washington (State) (in official postal use).
  • 1.1Western Australia.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody

There are 2 definitions of WA in English:

Wa

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Pronunciation: /wɑː
 
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noun (plural same or Was)

  • 1A member of a hill people living on the borders of China and Burma (Myanmar).
  • 2 [mass noun] The language of the Wa, belonging to the Mon-Khmer family.
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    • Map showing three main dialect groupings of Wa speakers in Yunnan, China, as well as additional sub-dialects.
    • He has worked on minority languages spoken in Burma/Myanmar such as: Wa, Sgaw Karen and Khumi Chin.

adjective

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  • Relating to or denoting the Wa or their language.
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    • Burma's Wa tribe has become Asia's most dangerous drug cartel.

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