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MWMegawatt
MWMerriam-Webster
mWMilliwatt
MWMuseums and the Web
MWMolecular Weight
MWMicrowave
MWMidwest
MWMalawi (ISO country code, top level domain)
MWMedium Wave (see MF)
MWMost Wanted
MWMicrosoft Word
MWMontenegro
MWMicrosoft Windows
MWMaster of Wine
MwMevrouw (Dutch: Mrs.)
MWMorrowind (computer game)
MWMilky Way
MWMonitoring Well
MWMiddleware
MWMinimum Wage
MWMidwife
MWMechWarrior (game)
MWMemory Write
MWMary Washington
MWMountain West
MWMittelwelle (radio band 300-3000 KHz, German)
MWMeines Wissens (German: to my knowledge)
MWMouth Watering
MWMarcos Witt (singer)
MWMixed Waste
MWMoving Window
MWMiracle Whip (salad dressing)
MWMine Warfare
MWMacWrite (MacIntosh word processing file extension)
MWMissile Wing (US DoD)
MWMace Windu (Star Wars character)
MWMontgomery Wards (mail order department store)
MWMichigan Wolverines
MWMegaworks
MWMeatwad (cartoon character)
MWManway
MWMouth Wash
MWMilgard Windows
MWManual Windows (automotive)
MWModulation Wheel (music synthesizer)
MWMud Weight (oil industry)
MWMaintenance of Way (railroad)
MWMejuffrouw (Dutch: Miss)
MWMedium Well
MWMissile Warning System
MWMagnetic Wall
MWMiddle Welsh
MWMark Willis (country music artist)
MWMedical Wing
MWMounted Warrior
MWModerate Weathering
MWMachine Wars (Transformers comic)
MWMaximum Window
MWMaster Warrant
MWMyth-Weavers (online roleplaying website)
MWMen's Washroom
MWMennonite Women USA (Newton, KS)
MWMultipurpose Weapon
MWMatching Week (UK adoption procedures)
MWMiddle Woman
MWMaine Woodsman
MWMetropolitan Winds (Dallas, TX)
MWMoogle War
MWMega Wedge
MWMeridian Winds (UK)
MWModified Wire-Wrap
MWMetaOCaml Workshop
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Merriam-Webster defines Yooper in a simple fashion, as "a native or resident of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan--used as a nickname," noting that the word originated with the abbreviation for the Upper Peninsula and that its first usage occurred in 1977.
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A noun, truthiness entered the vernacular in October 2005, when Stephen Colbert of Comedy Central's satirical news show The Colbert Report used it to mean "truth that comes from the gut, not books," according to Merriam-Webster.
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