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rind

 (rīnd)
n.
A tough outer covering such as bark, the skin of some fruits, or the coating on cheese or bacon.

[Middle English, from Old English.]
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rind

(raɪnd)
n
1. (Cookery) a hard outer layer or skin on bacon, cheese, etc
2. (Botany) the outer layer of a fruit or of the spore-producing body of certain fungi
3. (Botany) the outer layer of the bark of a tree
[Old English rinde; Old High German rinta, German Rinde]
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rind

(raɪnd)

n.
1. a thick and firm outer coat or covering: watermelon rind; orange rind; bacon rind.
2. the bark of a tree.
[before 900; Middle English, Old English rind(e) tree bark, crust; c. German Rinde]
rind′less, adj.
rind′y, adj.
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rind

  • crust - From French crouste, from Latin crusta, "rind, shell; incrustation."
  • pith - First referred to the spongy cellular tissue in the stems and branches of many plants, and also the spongy white tissue lining the rind of citrus fruits.
  • rind, peel - The rind is the hard or tough covering on oranges, grapefruit, and watermelon; once removed, skin or rind is usually known as peel.
  • sward - The rind of bacon or pork.
Farlex Trivia Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rind - the natural outer covering of food (usually removed before eating)
bacon rind - the rind of bacon
peel, skin - the rind of a fruit or vegetable
cheese rind - the rind of a cheese
material, stuff - the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"
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rind

noun
1. skin, peel, outer layer, epicarp grated lemon rind
2. crust, covering, shell, husk, integument Cut off the rind of the cheese
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rind

noun
The outer covering of a fruit:
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Translations
قِشْرَه، سَطْح جاف
kůra
skalskorpesvær
kuori
börkur; hÿîi; para; skorpa
ādiņamiza
lupina

rind

[raɪnd] N [of fruit] → cáscara f; [of cheese, bacon] → corteza f
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rind

[ˈraɪnd] n
[bacon] → couenne f
[cheese] → croûte f
(= peel) [lemon, orange] → écorce f
grated rind of 1 orange → zeste d'une orange
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rind

n (of cheese)Rinde f; (of bacon)Schwarte f; (of fruit)Schale f
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rind

[raɪnd] n (of fruit) → buccia; (of lemon) → scorza; (of cheese) → crosta; (of bacon) → cotenna
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

rind

(raind) noun
a thick, hard outer layer or covering, especially the outer surface of cheese or bacon, or the peel of fruit. bacon-rind; lemon-rind.
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