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 for Won
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Win \Win\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Won, Obs. Wan; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Winning.] [OE. winnen, AS. winnan to strive, labor,
     fight, endure; akin to OFries. winna, OS. winnan, D. winnen
     to win, gain, G. gewinnen, OHG. winnan to strive, struggle,
     Icel. vinna to labor, suffer, win, Dan. vinde to win, Sw.
     vinna, Goth. winnan to suffer, Skr. van to wish, get, gain,
     conquer. [root]138. Cf. Venerate, Winsome, Wish,
     Wont, a.]
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     1. To gain by superiority in competition or contest; to
        obtain by victory over competitors or rivals; as, to win
        the prize in a gate; to win money; to win a battle, or to
        win a country. "This city for to win." --Chaucer. "Who
        thus shall Canaan win." --Milton.
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              Thy well-breathed horse
              Impels the flying car, and wins the course.
                                                    --Dryden.
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     2. To allure to kindness; to bring to compliance; to gain or
        obtain, as by solicitation or courtship.
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              Thy virtue wan me; with virtue preserve me. --Sir P.
                                                    Sidney.
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              She is a woman; therefore to be won.  --Shak.
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     3. To gain over to one's side or party; to obtain the favor,
        friendship, or support of; to render friendly or
        approving; as, to win an enemy; to win a jury.
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     4. To come to by toil or effort; to reach; to overtake.
        [Archaic]
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              Even in the porch he him did win.     --Spenser.
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              And when the stony path began,
              By which the naked peak they wan,
              Up flew the snowy ptarmigan.          --Sir W.
                                                    Scott.
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     5. (Mining) To extract, as ore or coal. --Raymond.
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     Syn: To gain; get; procure; earn. See Gain.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Won \Won\,
     imp. & p. p. of Win.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Won \Won\, v. i. [See 1st Wone.]
     To dwell or abide. [Obs. or Scot.] " Where he wans in forest
     wild." --Milton.
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           This land where I have woned thus long.  --Spenser.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Won \Won\, n.
     Dwelling; wone. [Obs.] --Spenser.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  won
      adj 1: not subject to defeat; "with that move it's a won game"
             [ant: lost]
      n 1: the basic unit of money in South Korea [syn: South Korean
           won, won]
      2: the basic unit of money in North Korea [syn: North Korean
         won, won]

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014) :

  WON
         World-O-Networking (BeOS)
         

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