Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Waning or diminished in some parts; not of uniform size throughout; said especially of sawed boards or timber cut too near the outside of the log.
  • adj. Spoiled by wet; said of timber.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Waning or diminished in some parts; not of uniform size throughout; -- said especially of sawed boards or timber when tapering or uneven, from being cut too near the outside of the log.
  • adj. Spoiled by wet; -- said of timber.
  • intransitive v. To wane.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A Middle English form of wane.

Etymologies

wane +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

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