flake off

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Verb1.flake off - come off in flakes or thin small pieces; "The paint in my house is peeling off"
chip, chip off, break away, break off, come off - break off (a piece from a whole); "Her tooth chipped"

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vi (plaster)abbröckeln; (paint, rust etc)abblättern, absplittern; (skin)sich schälen, sich abschuppen
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Paint has started to flake off hand-painted cells for characters including Snow White and Bambi, dating from the 1920s to 1989.
If the wall gets damp once painted then the paint will blister from behind and flake off.
The unique flux coating is moisture resistant, does not require special storage conditions and will not flake off when damp.
Since 1866 when paint was first sold in tin containers, consumers have struggled with a variety of issues associated with paint sticking to its packaging--from not being able to use all of the paint they purchased to coping with dried paint that can flake off and contaminate fresh paint.
as the chimes flake off to left and right, and the drums
Hot-and-cold Spurs traditionally serve up a great British Flake Off or two most seasons, leaving greedy punters with burnt fingers.
PERFECT tan Fake the the layer of to remove flake off otherwise 1: Exfoliate do Step would dead skin, which your new tan with it.
In the past, lots of advertising companies have tried advertising on these belts but they used a sticky vinyl, or poor printing that would flake off or split," he added.
It won't flake off like other coatings do, giving our customers less downtime and better die cuts.
Thousand Oaks CA) and Johnson & Johnson (New Brunswick NJ) have recalled certain lots of the anemia drugs Epogen and Procrit that may be contaminated with glass shards that flake off vials into the medicines.