Depilating
Depilate Dep"i*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depilated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depilating}.] [L. depilatus, p. p. of depilare to depilate; de- + pilare to put forth hairs, pilus hair.] To strip of hair; to husk. --Venner. [1913 Webster]

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  • depilating — dep·i·late || depɪleɪt v. remove excess hair from the body …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Depilate — Dep i*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depilated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depilating}.] [L. depilatus, p. p. of depilare to depilate; de + pilare to put forth hairs, pilus hair.] To strip of hair; to husk. Venner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Depilated — Depilate Dep i*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depilated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depilating}.] [L. depilatus, p. p. of depilare to depilate; de + pilare to put forth hairs, pilus hair.] To strip of hair; to husk. Venner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • depilate — depilation, n. depilator, n. /dep euh layt /, v.t., depilated, depilating. to remove the hair from (hides, skin, etc.). [1550 60; < L depilatus (ptp. of depilare to pluck), equiv. to de DE + pil(are) to deprive of hair (deriv. of …   Universalium

  • depilate — /ˈdɛpəleɪt/ (say depuhlayt) verb (t) (depilated, depilating) to remove the hair from. {Latin dēpilātus, past participle} –depilation /dɛpəˈleɪʃən/ (say depuh layshuhn), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • depilate — [dep′ə lāt΄] vt. depilated, depilating [< L depilatus, pp. of depilare, to deprive of hair < de , from + pilus, hair] to remove hair from (a part of the body) depilation n. depilator n …   English World dictionary

  • depilitant — lətənt noun ( s) Etymology: irregular (influence of such words as excitant, irritant) from depilate + ant : an agent used in leather making to loosen hair before depilating …   Useful english dictionary

  • dep|i|la|tion — «DEHP uh LAY shuhn», noun. a depilating or being depilated …   Useful english dictionary

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