weanling

weanling

[ween-ling]
noun
1.
a child or animal newly weaned.
adjective
2.
newly weaned.

Origin:
1525–35; wean + -ling1

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weanling (ˈwiːnlɪŋ)
 
n
a.  a child or young animal recently weaned
 b.  (as modifier): a weanling calf
 
[C16: from wean1 + -ling1]

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