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shed  

[1]  
      n  
1    a small building or lean-to of light construction, used for storage, shelter, etc.  
2    a large roofed structure, esp. one with open sides, used for storage, repairing locomotives, sheepshearing, etc.  
3      (N.Z.)      another name for       freezing works  
4      (N.Z.)  
in the shed   at work  
      vb   , sheds, shedding, shedded  
5    tr     (N.Z.)   to store (hay or wool) in a shed  
     (Old English sced; probably variant of scead shelter, shade)  
  shedlike      adj  
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shed   [2]  
      vb   , sheds, shedding, shed   mainly tr  
1    to pour forth or cause to pour forth  
to shed tears, shed blood     
2    shed (or throw) light on or upon   to clarify or supply additional information about  
3    to cast off or lose  
the snake shed its skin, trees shed their leaves     
4    (of a lorry) to drop (its load) on the road by accident  
5    to repel  
this coat sheds water     
6    also intr   (in weaving) to form an opening between (the warp threads) in order to permit the passage of the shuttle  
7    tr  
Dialect   to make a parting in (the hair)  
      n  
8    (in weaving) the space made by shedding  
9       short for       watershed  
10      (Chiefly Scot)   a parting in the hair  
     (Old English sceadan; related to Gothic skaidan, Old High German skeidan to separate; see sheath)  
  shedable, sheddable      adj  

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shed   [3]  
      vb   , sheds, shedding, shed  
1    tr   to separate or divide off (some farm animals) from the remainder of a group  
a good dog can shed his sheep in a matter of minutes     
      n  
2    (of a dog) the action of separating farm animals  
     (from shed2)  
  shedding      n  

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shed   [4]  
      n     (Physics)   a unit of nuclear cross section equal to 10--52 square metre  
     (C20: from shed1; so called by comparison to barn2 because of its smaller size)  

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shed  

[1]  
      vb  
1    afford, cast, diffuse, drop, emit, give, give forth, pour forth, radiate, scatter, shower, spill, throw  
2    cast off, discard, exuviate, moult, slough  

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shed   [2]  
      n   bothy     (chiefly Scot.)   hut, lean-to, lockup, outhouse, shack  

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