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 Skin a Flint.Skinfaxi, 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Skin of his Teeth.
 
I am escaped with the skin of my teeth (Job xix. 20). Just escaped, and that is all—having lost everything.   1
 


 Skin a Flint.Skinfaxi, 

 
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