Medical Dictionary

exfoliate

verb ex·fo·li·ate \-ˈfō-lē-ˌāt\
ex·fo·li·at·edex·fo·li·at·ing

Definition of EXFOLIATE

transitive verb
1
:  to cast off in scales or laminae
2
:  to remove the surface of in scales or laminae
3
:  to shed (teeth) by exfoliation
intransitive verb
1
:  to split into or give off scales, laminae, or body cells
2
:  to come off in thin layers or scales :  scale off
March 28, 2015
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