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- (uncountable) The outer covering of living tissue over the bones, striated muscles, ligaments, and internal organs of a person.
- He is so disgusting he makes my skin crawl.
- (uncountable) The outer protective layer of any plant or animal.
- (countable) The skin and fur of an individual animal used by humans for clothing, upholstery, etc.
- (countable) A congealed layer on the surface of a liquid.
- In order to get to the rest of the paint in the can, you'll have to remove the skin floating on top of it.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) An image used as the background of the graphical user interface of a computer program.
- You can use this skin to change how the browser looks.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Rolling paper for cigarettes.
- Pass me a skin, mate.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Short for skinhead.
- (Australia) A subgroup within an Australian aboriginal people, also called a section, subsection, or moiety. These divisions are cultural, not related to a person’s physical skin. (Reference: Macquarie Aboriginal Words, Macquarie University, 1994, paperback ISBN 0-949757-79-9, introduction.)
- (outer covering of living tissue): dermis, integument, tegument
- (outer protective layer of a plant or animal): peel (of fruit or vegetable)
- (skin of an animal used by humans): hide, pelt
- (congealed layer on the surface of a liquid): film
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Third person singular
- (transitive) To injure the skin of.
- He fell off his bike and skinned his knee on the concrete.
- (transitive) To remove the skin and/or fur of an animal or a human.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To use a replacement image for the graphical user interface of (a computer program).
- Can I skin the program to put the picture of my cat on it?
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