denude definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To divest of addressing; make bare.
    • Geology To expose (stone strata) by erosion.
    • To divest of most addressing; to make bare or naked; to remove; to divest.
    • To divest of covering; make bare.
    • Geology To expose (rock strata) by erosion.
    • To divest of all addressing; to produce bare or nude; to strip; to divest.
  • verb:
    • To divest of all addressing; in order to make bare or nude; to strip; to divest; as, to denude among clothing, or lands.
    • put bare
    • To divest of most addressing; to help make bare or naked; to strip; to divest; because, to denude among clothes, or places.
    • lay bare
  • others:
    • To remove or divest of all addressing; make bare or nude.
    • especially In geology, to wear away and remove surface or overlying matter, and therefore make bare and reveal to look at (the underlying strata).
    • Synonyms To bare, put bare, uncover.
    • To strip or divest of most covering; make bare or naked.
    • Specifically In geology, to wear away and take away surface or overlying matter, and therefore make bare and expose to view (the root strata).
    • Synonyms To bare, put bare, uncover.

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