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peeling

[pee-ling] /ˈpi lɪŋ/
noun
1.
the act of a person or thing that peels.
2.
that which is peeled from something, as a piece of the skin or rind of a fruit.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65; peel1 + -ing1
Related forms
unpeeling, adjective
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peeling

/ˈpiːlɪŋ/
noun
1.
a strip of skin, rind, bark, etc, that has been peeled off: a potato peeling
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