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Synonyms for lick

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to punish with blows or lashes

to win a victory over, as in battle or a competition

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a salt deposit that animals regularly lick

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touching with the tongue

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beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

pass the tongue over

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find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of

take up with the tongue

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Wynchank and Berk (1998) assessed efficacy and tolerability of fluoxetine treatment of acral lick dermatitis in dogs and reported statistically significant improvement by administration of fluoxetine in treatment of ALD.
Fluoxetine treatment of acral lick dermatitis in dogs: A placebo-controlled randomized double blind trial.
Dogs suffering from canine acral lick dermatitis (ALD) constantly lick, scratch, or bite their paws or flanks, creating sores and sometimes requiring surgery or steroid injections.
Lick granulomas, officially known as acral lick dermatitis or ALD, occur when a dog licks excessively on a leg, paw, or other area, producing an itchy ulceration.