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English definition of “W, w”

W, w

noun uk   /ˈdʌb.l̩.juː/ (plural Ws, W's or w's) us  

W, w noun (LETTER)

[C or U] the 23rd letter of the English alphabetLetters of alphabetsLettering and alphabets

W, w noun (WEST)

written abbreviation for west noun: W AfricaPoints of the compassDirection of motion

W, w noun (ELECTRICITY)

written abbreviation for wattUnits of electrical power

W, w

adjective
written abbreviation for west adjective or westernPoints of the compassDirection of motion
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