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as in to peel
to remove the natural covering of barking a tree will probably kill it

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verb (2)

as in to snarl
to speak sharply or irritably the new supervisor found that speaking to people with a civil tongue got better results than barking at them

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“Bark.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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