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1. One that sheds, as a long-haired animal or a molting snake.
2. A lobster or crab that is shedding or has just shed.
1. a person or thing that sheds
2. (Zoology) an animal, such as a llama, snake, or lobster, that moults
3. (Agriculture) NZ a person who milks cows in a milking shed
4. (Professions) NZ a person who milks cows in a milking shed
1. a person or thing that sheds.
2. a lobster, crab, etc., just before it molts.