écorce

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See also: écorcé

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French escorce, from Old French escorce, from Latin scortea, feminine noun form of scorteus (made of skin or leather). Compare Italian scorza.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /e.kɔʁs/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

écorce f (plural écorces)

  1. bark (of a tree)
  2. peel (of certain fruits)
  3. crust (of the Earth)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

écorce

  1. first-person singular present indicative of écorcer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of écorcer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of écorcer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of écorcer
  5. second-person singular imperative of écorcer

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