Shode

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Shode See Shoad Shoading.
    • Shode The parting of the hair on the head. "Full straight and even lay his jolly shode ."
    • Shode The top of the head; the head.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n shode Separation; distinction.
    • n shode A chasm or ravine.
    • n shode The line of parting of the hair on the head; the top of the head.
    • n shode In mining, a loose fragment of veinstone; a part of the outcrop of a vein which has been moved from its original position by gravity, marine or fiuviatile currents, glacial action, or the like.
    • shode To seek for a vein or mineral deposit by following the shodes, or tracing them to the source from which they were derived.
    • n shode Refuse material used in the adulteration of oil-cake.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. scāde, fr. sceádan,. See Shed (v. t.)