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  Words related to shedding

Related / Similar Words: desquamation, peeling, sloughing

 

Definition:
  • loss of bits of outer skin by peeling or shedding or coming off in scales;
  • the process whereby something is shed;

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    Hyponyms: abscission, molt, molting, moult, moulting, ecdysis

     

    Derivational Morphology: peel off, peel, flake off, flake, desquamate, shed, molt, exuviate, moult, slough

     

     
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