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peel

 [pēl]
1. the outer covering of something.
2. to remove such an outer covering.
chemical peel chemabrasion.

peel

(pēl),
To remove the outer layer of something by a stripping or flaying action.
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Sobrang pinag-pray po namin ito at saka sobrang saya ko para kay Pele, hindi lang para sa aming mag-asawa kung hindi para kay Pele.
Pele also joined the NSW Justices Association and became a Justice of the Peace.
A crowd quickly gathered around Pele and followed him outside to his car, which whisked him to St James' Park.
Another soccer great, Wales' Cliff Jones, who was in the 1958 side trying to shackle the prodigiously talented teenager in Scandinavia, will also be at the Vale 59 years on from their first he met Pele but the Spurs legend admits to have never heard of Pele before their paths crossed.
There is even a screen cameo by Pele himself, which will delight his fans, however with such a rich a story to tell about talent, race issues and poverty, it's a real shame that the film fell heavily on the reliance on sports cliches, which were not even done that well.
From 1953 to 1971, Pele showcased his considerable talents at Brazilian club side Santos.
It has been almost 40 years since Pele retired from the Beautiful Game, but the people's love and respect for the giant has only increased.
Pele lives with one kidney only after the other was removed at the end of his football career, after he broke his ribs in a game and injured his right kidney.
Pele and SKN, a mining investment company, are aiming to jointly develop a monazite-processing firm on the site of Pele's proposed Eco Ridge Mine Rare Earth and Uranium Project in Elliot Lake.
A threetime World Cup winner, Pele was, of course, also part of the Brazilian squad in 1966 which played all its Group matches at Goodison Park.
Sao Paulo: A beaming Pele was discharged from a Sao Paulo clinic here on Tuesday, joking about plans to play in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics after recovering from a kidney complaint that left him in intensive care.