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skin
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 11
3. A vessel made of skin, used for holding liquids. See Bottle, 1.
4. The bark or husk of a plant or fruit; the exterior coat of fruits and plants.
5. That part of a sail, when furled, which remains on the outside and covers the whole.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To become covered with skin; as, a wound skins over.
2. To produce, in recitation, examination, etc., the work of another for one's own, or to use in such exercise cribs, memeoranda, etc., which are prohibited.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To strip off the skin or hide of; to flay; to peel; as, to skin an animal.
2. To cover with skin, or as with skin; hence, to cover superficially.
3. To strip of money or property; to cheat.
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