ecorticate

adjective
\ (ˈ)ē+ \

Definition of ecorticate

: being without a cortex specifically : being without an external tough investment ecorticate lichens

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e- + corticate

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“Ecorticate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ecorticate. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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