The opening formed through the warps when alternate warps are raised to permit the shuttle and weft to pass through the warps. There is one shed for each set of warps, depending on whether even or odd-numbered warps are raised.
To part with; to throw off or give forth from one's self; to emit; to diffuse; to cause to emanate or flow; to pour forth or out; to spill; as, the sun sheds light; she shed tears; the clouds shed rain.
A shed is typically a simple, single-story structure in a back garden or on an allotment that is used for storage, hobbies, as a workshop or an office. However, sheds used on farms or in industry can be large. Sheds vary considerably in the complexity of their construction and their size, from small open-sided tin-roofed structures to large wood-framed sheds with shingled roofs, windows, and electrical outlets.
an exceptionally small unit of area used in particle physics. Like its big brother, the barn, the shed is used to express the apparent cross-sectional area of a particle from which other particles are scattered. One shed equals 10-24 barn, which is 10-52 square meter or 0.0001 square yoctometer (ym2).
Shed is a hex editor written for unix/linux using ncurses, with a friendly pico-style interface. Shows data in ascii, hex, dec, oct and binary, and allows editing in all of these bases. Features also include searching and dumping.
Shed is the name of a demo tape that was recorded by the rock band Ash at Cosmic Ray's Studio in September 1992. It featured a yellow and black cover with a picture of a tool shed on it and a person peering through a window, drawn by Mark Hamilton.
An abbreviation for loco or locomotive shed; usually referred to as a steam shed pre 1923. A shed was the base to which each locomotive was allocated and which was responsible for routine maintenance, coaling, oiling and minor repairs.
SHEDs allow to measure permeation of a component/fuel system. Mini-SHED measure fuel permeation of the tank or fuel system; flexo-SHED, permeation of lines; micro-SHED of small components; vehicle SHED to measure the entire vehicle.