desquamate

Excoriate vs Desquamate - What's the difference?

excoriate | desquamate |


As verbs the difference between excoriate and desquamate

is that excoriate is to wear off the skin of; to chafe or flay while desquamate is to shed or peel.

Exfoliate vs Desquamate - What's the difference?

exfoliate | desquamate |


As verbs the difference between exfoliate and desquamate

is that exfoliate is to remove the leaves from a plant while desquamate is to shed or peel.

Desquamated vs Desquamate - What's the difference?

desquamated | desquamate |


As verbs the difference between desquamated and desquamate

is that desquamated is (desquamate) while desquamate is to shed or peel.

Desquamation vs Desquamate - What's the difference?

desquamation | desquamate | Related terms |

Desquamation is a related term of desquamate.


As a noun desquamation

is (medical) the shedding of the outer layers of the skin for example, once the rash of measles fades, there is desquamation.

As a verb desquamate is

to shed or peel.

Peel vs Desquamate - What's the difference?

peel | desquamate |


As verbs the difference between peel and desquamate

is that peel is to remove the skin or outer covering of or peel can be (croquet) to send through a hoop (of a ball other than one's own) or peel can be : to sound loudly or peel can be (archaic|transitive) to plunder; to pillage, rob while desquamate is to shed or peel.

As a noun peel

is the skin or outer layer of a fruit, vegetable, etc or peel can be (obsolete) a stake or peel can be a shovel or similar instrument, now especially a pole with a flat disc at the end used for removing loaves of bread from a baker's oven or peel can be (scotland|and|curling) an equal or match; a draw.

Shed vs Desquamate - What's the difference?

shed | desquamate |


As verbs the difference between shed and desquamate

is that shed is (transitive|obsolete|uk|dialect) to part or divide while desquamate is to shed or peel.

As a noun shed

is (weaving) an area between upper and lower warp yarns through which the weft is woven or shed can be a slight or temporary structure built to shade or shelter something; a structure usually open in front; an outbuilding; a hut.