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1. wei n.(2)

45 quotations in 3 senses
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(a) A variable unit of quantity for commodities sold by weight; a standard measure (of cheese, coal, salt, etc.); the wei, per unit (b) ?a unit of weight equal to a pound; (c) ?the process of…

2. wei-wort n.

Additional spellings: weiwort
5 quotations in 1 sense
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A plant, perh. burnet saxifrage Pimpinella saxifraga; ?also, variously and indistinguishably, scarlet pimpernel Anagallis arvensis or great burnet Sanguisorba officinalis; ?also, one of the saxifrages…