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Part of Speech: imperfect, past participle
Results: 15
1. of Shed
Part of Speech: noun
1. A covered structure for housing aircraft; a hangar.
2. A slight or temporary structure built to shade or shelter something; a structure usually open in front; an outbuilding; a hut; as, a wagon shed; a wood shed.
5. The act of shedding or spilling; - used only in composition, as in bloodshed.
6. That which parts, divides, or sheds; - used in composition, as in watershed.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To fall in drops; to pour.
2. To let fall the parts, as seeds or fruit; to throw off a covering or envelope.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. To part with; to throw off or give forth from one's self; to emit; to diffuse; to cause to emanate or flow; to pour forth or out; to spill; as, the sun sheds light; she shed tears; the clouds shed rain.
3. To let fall; to throw off, as a natural covering of hair, feathers, shell; to cast; as, fowls shed their feathers; serpents shed their skins; trees shed leaves.
5. To sprinkle; to intersperse; to cover.
6. To divide, as the warp threads, so as to form a shed, or passageway, for the shuttle.
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