Part of speech:
The state of being covered or protected:
A temporary structure for sheltering troops.
To scatter drops or particles on:
A structure, as a shed or stable, separate from the house or main building
To cast off (a skin, shell, etc.); molt
To shed skin or other covering
To throw away; reject.
To ooze forth.
To emit is defined as to discharge, or to produce and let off, something such as an odor or a sound.
To scatter is to spread something around in different directions or different places.
To consider; to turn or revolve in the mind; to plan.
To expose to or treat with radiation. For example, meat sold as food is often irradiated with x-rays or other radiation to kill bacteria; uranium 238 can be irradiated with neutrons to create fissionable plutonium 239.
Project is defined as to cause an image to appear on a surface or to propose or calculate something for the future.
To spread out in all directions from a center.
To send forth; project:
To cast off by a natural process
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Shedding or losing foliage at the end of the growing season:
(Intransitive) To shed or lose a covering of fur, feathers or skin etc.
To move over an area, be distributed, or be widely dispersed:
To allow to grow
Detaching or dropping off at an early stage of development. The gills of most amphibians and the sepals or stipules of certain plants are caducous.
To lessen the pressure of (wind) on (a sail) as by reducing the area of sail being acted upon
(Intransitive) to appear in large numbers
Existing or remaining in the same state for an indefinitely long time; enduring:
A building separate from but located near a main building or dwelling
Any unpleasant, poorly constructed or poorly furnished building.
To place in a cabin.
To stay at a seasonal home, to go cottaging.
To fall off in scales; peel off
To tip or remove (one's hat) in salutation.
To remove (a layer of bark or skin, for example) in flakes or scales; peel.
To confine in or as if in a cage.
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