Skive



verb (used with object), skived, skiving.
1.
to split or cut, as leather, into layers or slices.
2.
to shave, as hides.
3.
to finish the turning of (a metal object) by feeding a tool against it tangentially.
verb
1.
(transitive) to shave or remove the surface of (leather)
verb
1.
(Brit, informal) when intr, often foll by off. to evade (work or responsibility)
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