Meaning of EXFOLIATION in English

/eks foh'lee ay"sheuhn/ , n.

1. the act, state, or process of exfoliating.

2. the state of being exfoliated.

3. something that is exfoliated or scaled off.

[ 1670-80; NL exfoliation- (s. of exfoliatio ). See EXFOLIATE, -ION ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .