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W n. the 23rd letter of the Roman alphabet
W n. a unit of power equal to 1 joule per second; the power dissipated by a current of 1 ampere flowing across a resistance of 1 ohm
W n. the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees
W n. a heavy grey-white metallic element; the pure form is used mainly in electrical applications; it is found in several ores including wolframite and scheelite
W-shaped adj. shaped in the form of the letter W
W. B. Yeats n. Irish poet and dramatist (1865-1939)
W. C. Fields n. United States comedian and film actor (1880-1946)
W. C. Handy n. United States blues musician who transcribed and published traditional blues music (1873-1958)
W. E. B. Du Bois n. United States civil rights leader and political activist who campaigned for equality for Black Americans (1868-1963)
W. H. Auden n. United States poet (born in England) (1907-1973)
W. H. Hudson n. English naturalist (born in Argentina) (1841-1922)
W. K. Kellogg n. United States food manufacturer who (with his brother) developed a breakfast cereal of crisp flakes of rolled and toasted wheat and corn; he established a company to manufacture the cereal (1860-1951)
W. Somerset Maugham n. English writer (born in France) of novels and short stories (1874-1965)
W. V. Quine n. United States philosopher and logician who championed an empirical view of knowledge that depended on language (1908-2001)
W. W. Jacobs n. English writer of macabre short stories (1863-1943)
 
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stereophonic : s designating sound transmission from two sources through two channels

 
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