- To shed, peel, or come off in scales. Used of skin.
- To scale off; peel off; exfoliate; be shed, cast, or molted in the form of scales or flakes.
- To peel off in the form of scales; to scale off, as the skin in certain diseases.
- To <xref>shed</xref> or <xref>peel</xref>
- peel off in scales