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Main Entry: 1peel
Pronunciation: primarystresspemacron(schwa)l
Function: verb
1 : to strip off an outer layer of <peel an apple>
2 : to strip or tear off <peeled off their coats>
3 a : to come off in strips or patches <the paint is peeling> b : to lose an outer layer (as of skin) <your face is peeling>
- peel·er noun

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