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EtymologyEdit

From Old French escorchier, inherited from Late Latin excorticāre, excorticō, from cortex. Compare the borrowing décortiquer. Unrelated to écorcer.

VerbEdit

écorcher

  1. to skin (to remove the skin off)
  2. (reflexive) to graze (one's body)

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