Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A plain; a field; a meadow.
  • noun An obsolete spelling of wang.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete A field.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete, except in placenames A field or other piece of land.

Etymologies

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Old English wang, wong, from Germanic. Cognate with Danish vang.

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  • As used in estimating software development, a 15-minute unit in which to develop an entire application.

    March 27, 2009