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ex·co·ri·a·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abrasion, scratch, scrape, excoriationnoun

    an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off

  2. excoriationnoun

    severe censure

Wiktionary

  1. excoriationnoun

    The act of excoriating or flaying

    Etymology: See "excoriate"

  2. excoriationnoun

    The excoriated place or the state of being excoriated, or stripped of the skin; abrasion.

    Etymology: See "excoriate"

  3. excoriationnoun

    Severe verbal denouncing

    Etymology: See "excoriate"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Excoriationnoun

    the act of excoriating or flaying, or state of being excoriated, or stripped of the skin; abrasion

    Etymology: [Cf. F. excoriation.]

  2. Excoriationnoun

    stripping of possession; spoliation

    Etymology: [Cf. F. excoriation.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of excoriation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of excoriation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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