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Adjective: skinned  skind
  1. Having skin of a specified kind
Verb: skin (skinned,skinning)  skin
  1. Climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling
    - clamber, scramble, shin, shinny [N. Amer], struggle, sputter
     
  2. Bruise, cut, or injure the skin or the surface of
    "The boy skinned his knee when he fell";
    - scrape
     
  3. Remove the bark of a tree
    - bark
     
  4. Strip the skin off
    "skin apples";
    - peel, pare

See also: smooth-skinned, velvety-skinned

Type of: climb, injure, strip, wound

Antonym: skinless

Encyclopedia: Skinned

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