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wean

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1. verb MED cease breast feeding 2. verb AGR of animal 3. verb stop habit, addiction 4. verb raise sb on sth 1 verb MED cease breast feeding
TRANSITIVEbain den chíochscoith den chíoch
INTRANSITIVEpáiste a bhaint den chíochleanbh a bhaint den chíochyou can then start weaning is féidir ansin tosú ag baint an pháiste den chíochif the baby weans naturally má scoitheann an leanbh den chíoch go nádúrtha
2 verb AGR of animal
TRANSITIVEscoith verb  c m ubain de dhiúl
INTRANSITIVEscoith verb  c m u
3 verb stop habit, addiction TRANSITIVEto wean sb off sth duine a scaradh le rudhe's weaning himself gradually off nicotine tá sé ag éirí as an nicitín de réir a chéileit's difficult to wean children away from the computer is deacair na páistí a scaradh leis an ríomhaire, is deacair greim an ríomhaire ar na páistí a bhriseadh 4 verb raise sb on sth TRANSITIVEthey were weaned on music and song is le ceol agus amhráin a tógadh iad

wean

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noun informal (also wain)páiste masc4  c m uleanbh masc1  c m u

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