slough - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] biology 

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/slʌf/
present tense
I/you/we/theyslough
he/she/itsloughs
present participlesloughing
past tensesloughed
past participlesloughed
  1. slough

    or

    slough off

    to remove an outer layer of skin
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phrasal verbs