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sheading

/ (ˈʃiːdɪŋ) /
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noun
any of the six subdivisions of the Isle of Man
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Word Origin for sheading

variant of shedding; see shed ²

Words nearby sheading

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How to use sheading in a sentence

  • Then the Coroner of the premier sheading began to recite the same titles in Manx.

    The Manxman|Hall Caine
  • Then the coroner of the premier sheading, Glenfaba, recited the same titles in Manx.

    Legal Lore|Various
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