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Can you identify the 'W' words, given their definitions?

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Any of the larger marine mammals of the order Cetacea, especially as distinguished from the smaller dolphins and porpoises
The grain of any cereal grass of the genus Triticum
A thin, silken material spun by spiders and the larvae of some insects
Living in a state of nature; not tamed or domesticated
A person who practices magic; magician or sorcerer
Any of various machines for grinding, pumping, etc., driven by the force of the wind acting upon a number of vanes or sails
To beat with a strap, lash, rod, or the like, especially by way of punishment or chastisement
The part of the body in humans between the ribs and the hips, usually the narrowest part of the torso
An artificial covering of hair for all or most of the head
Any of various small and medium-sized kangaroos of the genera Macropus, Thylogale, Petrogale, etc.
To make a clear musical sound, a series of such sounds, or a high-pitched, warbling sound by the forcible expulsion of the breath through a small opening formed by the lips
The earth or globe, considered as a planet
Of the color of pure snow, of the margins of this page, etc.
The state of the atmosphere with respect to wind, temperature, cloudiness, moisture, pressure, etc.
An alcoholic liquor distilled from a fermented mash of grain, as barley, rye, or corn
A flat, folding pocketbook, especially one large enough to hold paper money, credit cards, driver's license, etc.
Having considerable or great extent from side to side; broad
A steep fall or flow of water in a watercourse from a height, as over a precipice; cascade
Any of various permanent upright constructions having a length much greater than the thickness and presenting a continuous surface except where pierced by doors, windows, etc.
The fine, soft, curly hair that forms the fleece of sheep and certain other animals, characterized by minute, overlapping surface scales that give it its felting property
A large marine mammal, Odobenus nosmarus, of arctic seas
Water in swift, circular motion, as that produced by the meeting of opposing currents, often causing a downward spiraling action
The cold season between autumn and spring
Any of numerous long, slender, soft-bodied, legless, bilaterally symmetrical invertebrates, including annelids, gordiaceans, nemerteans, etc.
A person, now especially a woman, who professes or is supposed to practice magic or sorcery
To advance or travel on foot at a moderate speed or pace
A circular frame or disk arranged to revolve on an axis, as on or in vehicles or machinery
To want; desire; long for
A unit of language, consisting of one or more spoken sounds or their written representation, that functions as a principal carrier of meaning
Any of various kinds of four-wheeled vehicles designed to be pulled or having its own motor and ranging from a child's toy to a commercial vehicle for the transport of heavy loads
Exertion or effort directed to produce or accomplish something; labor; toil
A slender stick or rod, especially one used by a magician
A transparent, odorless, tasteless liquid, a compound of hydrogen and oxygen
Air in natural motion, as that moving horizontally at any velocity along the earth's surface
A married woman

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