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  • v. To separate off from the main body, to move off to one side; as in troop movements on a parade ground or an organized retreat, or columns in a procession.
  • v. To remove (an outer layer or covering, such as clothing).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. leave a formation
  • v. peel off the outer layer of something
  • v. come off in flakes or thin small pieces
  • v. peel off in scales
  • v. take off, as with some difficulty


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