Medical Dictionary

desquamate

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

Medical 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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