desquamate


des·qua·mate

vi \ˈdes-kwə-ˌmāt\
des·qua·mat·eddes·qua·mat·ing

Definition of DESQUAMATE

: to peel off in the form of scales : scale off <desquamated epithelial cells>
des·qua·ma·tion \ˌdes-kwə-ˈmā-shən\ noun

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