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delibrate

v.

1620s, "to pull off the bark of a tree," from Latin delibrare "to peel," from de- (see de-) + liber "bark" (see library).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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  • They never was a thing done mo delibrate an kind—never on earth.

    The Doctor's Red Lamp

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