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- n. The removal of the surface layer, membrane, or fibrous cover of anything
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of stripping off the bark, rind, hull, or outer coat.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of removing the cortex or outer layer; removal of the bark or husk.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. removal of the outer covering of an organ or part
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