A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

PEEL

Sun, 20 Mar '22
Bit of kitchen waste
Fri, 4 Mar '22
Leave quickly, with "out"
Sat, 12 Feb '22
Spa offering
Mon, 3 Jan '22
Banana skin
Mon, 6 Dec '21
Outside of an orange
Fri, 10 Sep '21
Fibrous part of a potato