from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A shell or pod.
  • n. A shieling
  • v. To shell (remove husks, shells etc)
  • v. To shelter under a shieling

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as sheeling.
  • transitive v. To put under a sheal or shelter.
  • transitive v. To take the husks or pods off from; to shell; to empty of its contents, as a husk or a pod.
  • n. A shell or pod.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A shell, husk, or pod.
  • To take the husks or pods off; shell.
  • n. A hut or cottage used by shepherds, fishermen, sportsmen, or others as a temporary shelter while engaged in their several pursuits away from their own dwellings; also, a shelter for sheep on the hills during the night. Also shealing.
  • To put under cover or shelter: as, to sheal sheep.


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