exfoliation

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin exfoliare (to remove leaves).

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exfoliation (plural exfoliations)

  1. The scaling off of a bone, a rock, or a mineral, etc.; the state of being exfoliated.
  2. The loss of leaves from a plant.
  3. The removal of a layer of skin, as in cosmetic preparation.

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

exfoliation f (plural exfoliations)

  1. exfoliation

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