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5 entries found for fan.
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Main Entry: 1fan
Pronunciation: primarystressfan
Function: noun
Etymology: Old English fann "fan," from Latin vannus "fan"
1 : an instrument for producing a current of air: as a : a device that is often in the shape of a section of a circle and is waved back and forth by hand b : a device with a set of rotating blades driven by a motor
2 : something shaped like a hand fan
- fanĚlike /-secondarystresslimacrk/ adjective

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