- to remove the hair from (hides, skin, etc.).
Origin of depilate
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The school—a slab of concrete, surrounded by a perimeter of depilated classrooms—resembles a prison.Egypt, As Protests Rage, School Begins
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- (tr) to remove the hair from
C16: from Latin dēpilāre, from pilāre to make bald, from pilus hair
- To remove hair from the body.
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