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Topic: FOOD

Date: 1900-2000
Origin: wienerwurst 'wiener' (19-21 centuries), from German, from wiener 'Viennese' + wurst ( WURST)

wiener

noun
     
wie‧ner also wie‧nie, weenie [countable] American English
1DF a type of sausage
2 spoken someone who is silly or stupid
3 spoken a penis - used by children
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