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Webster 1913 Edition


Shedding

Shed′ding

,
Noun.
1.
The act of shedding, separating, or casting off or out;
as, the
shedding
of blood
.
2.
That which is shed, or cast off.
[R.]
Wordsworth.

Webster 1828 Edition


Shedding

SHED'DING

,
ppr.
Effusing; causing to flow out; letting fall; casting; throwing off; sending out; diffusing; keeping off.

Definition 2022


shedding

shedding

English

Verb

shedding

  1. present participle of shed

Noun

shedding (plural sheddings)

  1. The act of shedding, separating, or casting off.
    the sheddings of blood under the Old Testament
  2. That which is shed, or cast off.
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