denudation


de·nu·da·tion

noun \ˌdē-n(y)ü-ˈdā-shən, ˌden-y-\

Definition of DENUDATION

: the act or process of removing surface layers (as of skin) or an outer covering (as of myelin); also : the condition that results from this
de·nude \di-ˈn(y)üd\ transitive verb, de·nud·ed de·nud·ing

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up denudation? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More