What does shedding mean?

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shed·ding

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shedding, sloughing(noun)

    the process whereby something is shed

  2. desquamation, peeling, shedding(noun)

    loss of bits of outer skin by peeling or shedding or coming off in scales

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shedding

    of Shed

  2. Shedding(noun)

    the act of shedding, separating, or casting off or out; as, the shedding of blood

  3. Shedding(noun)

    that which is shed, or cast off

How to pronounce shedding?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say shedding in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shedding in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shedding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of shedding in a Sentence

  1. Christophe Snoeck:

    Our results are the first one to provide direct evidence on the origin of those buried at Stonehenge, shedding light on the importance of the site in the Neolithic landscape.

  2. Oscar Cantu:

    I’ve read most of those written testimonies, and they are stories of tremendous faith, people who have been dealing with terrible suffering in their lives and have felt a tremendous spiritual consolation that Mary walks with us in our tears, i can’t help but think of my own shedding of tears for the poor people who come to our border, fleeing life-threatening situations. The tears of those children who are separated from their parents. There are many reasons we would shed tears, and God stands with us in those moments.

  3. Jeff Smith:

    I'd view aircraft carrier participation in this year's drill as yet another signal from the Modi government that it was shedding the (previous) government's anxiety about a more overt balancing posture toward China and a more robust strategic embrace of the U.S. and Japan.

  4. Paul Offit:

    So is it possible that people who are asymptomatically shedding polio virus walk into this country? I think it happens all the time, and if enough people choose not to vaccinate, then these diseases come back and that's what we're seeing.

  5. Wendy Alberts:

    Restaurants are one place where people find comfort during load shedding.

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