The definition of a weal is a raised part on the skin from an injury, or the well-being or overall health.(noun)
See weal in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: var. of wale
Origin: ME wele < OE wela, wealth, well-being, akin to OS: for IE base see will
See weal in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English wele
Origin: , from Old English wela; see wel-1 in Indo-European roots.
Origin: Alteration (influenced by wheal)
Origin: of wale.
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