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skins

noun
plural of skin

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 an outer part or layer
  • space-age materials used on the skin of the aircraft

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2 the outer covering of an animal removed for its commercial value
  • hats made from beaver skins were once fashionable

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3 the hairless natural covering of an animal prepared for use
  • calfskin gloves

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skins

verb
present tense third-person singular of skin

Synonyms of skins (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to remove the natural covering of
  • I prefer not to skin potatoes before mashing them

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“Skins.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/skins. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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