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ex·fo·li·a·tive

(eks-fō'lē-ā-tiv),
Marked by exfoliation, desquamation, or profuse scaling.
[Mod. L. exfoliativus]

ex·fo·li·a·tive

(eks-fō'lē-ă-tiv)
Marked by exfoliation, desquamation, or profuse scaling.
[Mod. L. exfoliativus]
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