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spean

[speen] /spin/
verb (used with object), Chiefly Scot.
1.
to wean.
Origin of spean
1565-1575
1565-75; variant of dial. spane, Middle English spanen; cognate with Low German, Dutch spenen, German (dial.) Spänen
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