Shed

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shed containing a number of beehives apiary , bee house
small shelter for bells; has a gable or shed roof bell cot , bell cote
disposition to shed blood bloodiness , bloodthirstiness
cow shed byre
shed for storing coal coal house
loose scales shed from the scalp dandruff
condition in which white scales of dead skin are shed by the scalp dandruff
menstruation, membrane shed during decidua
plant having foliage that is shed annually at the end of the growing season deciduous plant
(pregnancy) the mucous membrane that lines the uterus; thickens under hormonal control and (if pregnancy does not occur) is shed in menstruation; if pregnancy occurs it is shed along with the placenta at parturition endometrium
thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin exfoliation , scale , scurf
fine downy hair covering a human fetus; normally shed during the ninth month of gestation lanugo
shelter or shed with single-pitch roof attached to side of building lean-to
recurring cycle (beginning at menarche and ending at menopause) in which the endometrial lining of the uterus prepares for pregnancy; if pregnancy does not occur the lining is shed at menstruation menstrual cycle
phase of the menstrual cycle during which the lining of the uterus is shed (the first day of menstrual flow is considered day 1 of the menstrual cycle) menstrual phase
shed feathers or skin molt
feathers, to shed molt
animal (especially birds and arthropods and reptiles) that periodically shed their outer layer (feathers or cuticle or skin or hair) molter , moulter
usually horned animal that as either shed its horns or had them removed pollard
workplace consisting of a long narrow path or shed where rope is made ropewalk , rope yard
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