Latin definition for: decortico, decorticare, decorticavi, decorticatus


  • conjugation: 1st conjugation
  • voice: transitive


  1. peel
  2. scrape off (outer skin)
  3. strip away the bark/rind
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Agriculture, Flora, Fauna, Land, Equipment, Rural
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Appears only in Pliny’s “Natural History”
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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