Yes! Your word expedition starts here.
to come off in layers or scales; to remove the outer surface(s);
to grow as if by unfolding leaves; to extend as if by spreading out leaves
(Don't confuse with defoliate: to lose -- or deprive of -- leaves.)
Some trees do --
some trees don't
Ya gotta have skin, it keeps the inside in
Did Alice need Head & Shoulders?
Music that interlaces
Hawthorne's rare triumphs
Get inside your lungs
Where the sentences run wild and grammar be damned
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