exfoliation definition

  • noun:
    • The scaling off of a bone, a rock, or a mineral, etc.; the state to be exfoliated.
    • the increased loss of leaves from a plant.
    • The removal of a layer of skin, as in aesthetic preparation.
    • The scaling away from a bone, a rock, or a mineral, etc.; the state to be exfoliated.
    • A scaling off; the peeling off or separation of scales or laminæ, as from the cuticle, diseased bone, disintegrating rocks, etc.; desquamation.
    • That which is exfoliated or scaled off.
    • the peeling off in flakes or scales of bark or dead skin
    • a thin flake of lifeless epidermis shed through the surface of your skin
    • The scaling away from a bone, a rock, or a mineral, etc.; the state of being exfoliated.
    • the increased loss of leaves from a plant.
    • removing a layer of epidermis, like in cosmetic planning.
    • The scaling from a bone, a rock, or a mineral, etc.; their state of being exfoliated.
    • A scaling off; the peeling down or split of machines or laminæ, as from cuticle, diseased bone, disintegrating stones, etc.; desquamation.
    • That which is exfoliated or scaled off.
    • the peeling down in flakes or machines of bark or dead epidermis
    • a thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin
    • The scaling from a bone, a rock, or a mineral, etc.; the state to be exfoliated.
    • the increased loss of leaves from a plant.
    • The removal of a layer of skin, as with aesthetic preparation.
    • The scaling off of a bone, a rock, or a mineral, etc.; hawaii of being exfoliated.
    • A scaling off; the peeling off or separation of scales or laminæ, as from the cuticle, diseased bone, disintegrating rocks, etc.; desquamation.
    • what is exfoliated or scaled off.
    • the peeling down in flakes or scales of bark or dead skin
    • a thin flake of lifeless epidermis shed from surface of the skin

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