un·​peeled | \ˌən-ˈpēld \

Definition of unpeeled 

: not having had the skin or outer layer removed : not peeled unpeeled potatoes an unpeeled banana

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Each chick weighs around 100 grams, which is about as much as an (unpeeled) banana. National Geographic, "What Does It Take to Raise a Flamingo?," 25 June 2018 Put 20 of the unpeeled garlic cloves into the pan, removing any excess papery skins. Jan Uebelherr, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Taxes filed? Celebrate (or commiserate) with a party," 14 Apr. 2018 Meanwhile, toast 6 unpeeled cloves of garlic, 1 sliced onion, and a few whole habaneros in a dry skillet until blackened on all sides. Megan Sanchez, Bon Appetit, "In Praise of the Mighty Molcajete," 22 Jan. 2018 Place whole lemons and unpeeled garlic cloves in main cavity of chicken. Joanne Kempinger Demski, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Spice savvy: These 7 trendy seasonings will add pizzazz to your cooking," 27 Feb. 2018 Crank the heat to high and add bay leaves, onion halves, and unpeeled garlic cloves. Mark Bittman, GQ, "The Best Things to Do With a Hunk of Red Meat (Including Eating it Raw)," 26 Jan. 2018 Just trim the greens from the top, tightly wrap unpeeled beets in foil and bake for 1 hour at 350 degrees. Plum Organics®, Bon Appetit, "These Tips, Tricks, and Recipes Make "Eating Your Colors" a Breeze," 1 Apr. 2017 Me: This tastes like someone held me down, pried open my mouth and shoved an unpeeled grapefruit and a lemon in there against my will. Connie Ogle, miamiherald, "Sauvignon Blanc: A crisp, welcome alternative to Chardonnay — or cat pee?," 29 June 2017 On the sheet pan toss the tomatoes, onion slices and 2 unpeeled garlic cloves with the remaining tablespoon oil and a hefty pinch of salt. Sara Moulton, The Seattle Times, "A one-pan recipe for Meatless Monday: mushroom and cheese burritos," 26 Apr. 2017

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1573, in the meaning defined above

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