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  Definition of paring
  1. (usually plural) a part of a fruit or vegetable that is pared or cut off; especially the skin or peel; "she could peel an apple with a single long paring"
  2. a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something
Similar Words: sliver, shaving

 

Hyponyms: splint

 

Derivational Morphology: skin, peel, pare, shave, sliver, splinter, whittle

 

 
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