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Another word for peel

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Noun
  1. The outer covering of a fruit

      1. The membranous tissue forming the external covering or integument of an animal and consisting in vertebrates of the epidermis and dermis.
      2. An animal pelt, especially the comparatively pliable pelt of a small or young animal:
      3. A usually thin, closely adhering outer layer:
      1. A tough outer covering such as bark, the skin of some fruits, or the coating on cheese or bacon.
    See also:

    surface

Verb
  1. To remove the skin of

      1. To remove clothing or covering from:
      2. To remove or take off (clothing or covering):
      3. To remove an exterior coating, as of paint or varnish, from:
      1. The membranous tissue forming the external covering or integument of an animal and consisting in vertebrates of the epidermis and dermis.
      2. An animal pelt, especially the comparatively pliable pelt of a small or young animal:
      3. A usually thin, closely adhering outer layer:
      1. One of the many small hard dermal or epidermal structures that characteristically form the external covering of fishes and reptiles and certain mammals, such as pangolins.
      2. A similar part in other animals, such as one of the thin flat overlapping structures that cover the wings of butterflies and moths.
      3. A small, thin, often flattened plant structure, such as one of the modified leaves that cover a tree bud or one of the structures that contain the reproductive organs on the cones of a conifer.
      1. To remove the outer covering or skin of with a knife or similar instrument:
      2. To remove by or as if by cutting, clipping, or shaving:
      3. To reduce, as in quantity or size; trim:
      1. To remove the bark, husk, or outer layer from; peel.
      2. To remove the surface layer, membrane, or fibrous cover of (an organ or structure).
    See also:

    put-on

Another word for peel

Noun
      1. The usually hard outer covering that encases certain organisms, such as insects, turtles, and most mollusks.
      2. A similar outer covering on a nut or seed.
      3. A similar outer covering on certain eggs, such as those of birds and reptiles; an eggshell.
      1. A husk, pod, or shell of a seed, nut, or fruit, such as a pecan or an ear of corn.
      2. A shell of a bivalve, such as an oyster or clam.
      3. The exoskeleton or pupal case of an insect larva or nymph, especially one that has been shed.
      1. The harsh sound uttered by a dog.
      2. A sound, such as a cough, that is similar to a dog's bark.
      3. To utter a bark.
      1. The outer membranous or green envelope of some fruits or seeds, as that of a walnut or an ear of corn.
      2. A shell or outer covering, especially when considered worthless.
      3. A framework serving as a support.
      1. A piece or strip, as of skin or vegetable rind, that has been peeled off.
      1. The membranous tissue forming the external covering or integument of an animal and consisting in vertebrates of the epidermis and dermis.
      2. An animal pelt, especially the comparatively pliable pelt of a small or young animal:
      3. A usually thin, closely adhering outer layer:
Verb
  1. See also:

    skin