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Synonyms for exfoliate
ɛksˈfoʊ liˌeɪtex·fo·li·ate

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  1. exfoliateverb

    spread by opening the leaves of

  2. exfoliateverb

    cast off in scales, laminae, or splinters

  3. exfoliateverb

    remove the surface, in scales or laminae

  4. exfoliateverb

    come off in a very thin piece

  5. exfoliateverb

    grow by producing or unfolding leaves

    "plants exfoliate"

Dictionary of English Synonymes1.0 / 3 votes

  1. exfoliateverb

    scale off, shell off, peel off, fall off in scales

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  1. Rebecca Marcus:

    [Allantoin's] keratolytic action helps to gently exfoliate skin and prepare it for optimal absorption of moisturizing agents.

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