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wen,

benign, slow-growing, painless cyst of the skin resulting from obstruction of the sebaceous gland ducts. It is frequently found on the scalp, ears, face, back, or scrotum. Usually no treatment is required. Large wens may be surgically removed.

wen

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1. Pathol a sebaceous cyst, esp one occurring on the scalp
2. a large overcrowded city (esp London in the phrase the great wen)

wen

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a rune having the sound of Modern English w
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New on the market for 2015, Calon Wen Crumbly Caerffili was introduced together with Calon Wen Preseli Blue at the Spring Fair at the Royal Welsh Showground at Llanelwedd earlier this year.
In his opening remarks, Wen said he cherished working with Singh over the last eight years during which they met for 14 times.
We should increase the strength of policy fine-tuning," the official Xinhua news agency quoted Wen as saying during a trip to the eastern province of Jiangsu.
Kirchner and Wen, who met on the sidelines of the G20 summit, have agreed to increase trade, which last year reached $14.
Wen called for deepening the friendly relations between China and Central and Eastern European countries and upgrading the level of bilateral practical cooperation.
During his tour till April 27, Wen will exchange views with leaders of the four European countries on bilateral ties as well as international and regional issues of common concern, Xinhua reported last week.
Officials' use of public money for receptions, buying vehicles and traveling overseas should be open to public scrutiny, Wen reportedly told a meeting of the State Council, China's cabinet, Monday.
Edwards nid oes amheuaeth mai'r ffermdy Y Garreg Wen oedd cartref Dafydd.
Wen said that China's slowing growth was the result of the government's measures to bring inflation under control.
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Amid growing concerns over Greece's financial future, Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao came to the rescue of the euro and the eurozone by reaffirming his country's confidence in the future of the old continent's economy.