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shed

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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. a large retail outlet in the style of a warehouse

shed

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1. (in weaving) the space made by shedding
2. short for watershed

shed

Physics a former unit of nuclear cross section equal to 10--52 square metre

Shed

A rough structure for shelter, storage or a workshop; it may be a separate building or a lean-to against another structure, often with one or more open sides.

Shed

 

a structure for keeping furbearing animals. A shed consists of a lean-to with a gable roof, under which cages are arranged in two, four, or six rows. The supporting structure, or framework, is made of wood, steel, or reinforced concrete. The roof is tile or slate. The passages between the rows of cages are paved with asphalt. In regions with large snowdrifts the cages are set on posts, and there are closed corridors.

shed

[shed]
(nuclear physics)
A unit of cross section, used in studying collisions of nuclei and particles, equal to 10-24 barn, or 10-48 square centimeter.

SHED

[shed]
(aerospace engineering)

shed

A rough structure for shelter, storage, or a workshop. It may be a separate building or a lean-to against another structure; often with one or more open sides.
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Using this method all the shed blood, including that removed by the cardiotomy sucker, is returned to the cell saver.
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Killing children and women in cold blood is appalling and those receiving funds from foreign countries and particularly India have shed blood of the innocent people,' Bugti said.
All patients undergoing heart surgery have some degree of bleeding, and thus, all patients require chest tubes to evacuate shed blood from around the heart and lungs in the early hours after surgery.
EU Commissioner for Migration and Home Affairs Dimitris Avramopoulos commented in a press statement that "on a continent where nations once shed blood to defend their territories, today borders only exist on maps.
We wont allow anyone to shed blood of people in the name of ethnicity," he said.
While denouncing the attack, the minister said it was highly barbaric to shed blood of innocent children.
We are not excluding anybody, even those who committed misdeeds, apart from those who killed or shed blood," he said.
Ukraine is not for us the group of people who shed blood.
Meeting Philippine's deputy foreign Minister Rafael Seguis, Mikdad was astonished of the statements of western officials which include information to mislead the public opinion in those states and to cover the support of Britain, France and Saudi Arabia to the terrorists to destroy Syria and shed blood in the country.