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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 wain /ˈwen/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wain n.
 1. A four-wheeled vehicle for the transportation of goods, produce, etc.; a wagon.
    The wardens see nothing but a wain of hay.   --Jeffrey.
    Driving in ponderous wains their household goods to the seashore.   --Longfellow.
 2. A chariot.  [Obs.]
 The Wain. Astron. See Charles's Wain, in the Vocabulary.
 Wain rope, a cart rope.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: English writer (1925-1994) [syn: John Wain, John
           Barrington Wain]
      2: a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa
         Major [syn: Big Dipper, Dipper, Plough, Charles's
         Wain, Wagon]
      3: large open farm wagon