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peel

verb
 
 
/piːl/
FRUIT/VEGETABLES [T] B1 to remove the skin of fruit or vegetables
obierać
Peel and chop the onions.Preparing foodPreparing food using heat
SURFACE [I, T] If you peel something from a surface, you remove it and if something peels, it comes away from a surface.
łuszczyć się, odchodzić, zrywać, złuszczać
The paint is starting to peel off where the wall is damp. →  See also keep your eyes open/peeled (for sb/sth) Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
(Definition of peel verb from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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