Meaning of “wean” in the English Dictionary

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"wean" in British English

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weanverb [ T ]

uk /wiːn/ us /wiːn/
noun [ U ] uk /ˈwiː.nɪŋ/ us /ˈwiː.nɪŋ/

A lot of mothers find early weaning from breast milk more convenient.

(Definition of “wean” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wean" in American English

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weanverb [ T ]

us /win/

to cause a baby or young animal to stop feeding on its mother’s milk and to eat other foods:

She started to wean her baby at six months.

(Definition of “wean” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)