shoad

noun

ˈshōd
plural -s
dialectal, England
: a fragment of vein material removed by natural agencies from an outcrop and lying in the surface soil or debris
specifically : float entry 1 sense 7a

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“Shoad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shoad. Accessed 6 Dec. 2022.

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