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Shedding vs Effusion - What's the difference?

shedding | effusion |

As nouns the difference between shedding and effusion

is that shedding is the act of shedding, separating, or casting off while effusion is a liquid outpouring.

As a verb shedding

is .

shedding

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of shedding, separating, or casting off.
  • the sheddings of blood under the Old Testament
  • That which is shed, or cast off.
  • (Wordsworth)
    (Webster 1913)

    effusion

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • a liquid outpouring.
  • (by extension) a speech or emotion outpouring.
  • * 1930; , (Morrie Ryskind), (Bert Kalmar), (Harry Ruby); (Animal Crackers) , (Paramount Pictures)
  • Captain Spaulding: My friends, I am highly gratified by this magnificent display of effusion ...
  • (medicine) the seeping of fluid into a body cavity; the fluid itself