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Definition of rind

Categorized under "General"

Definition as written by Terry:

The outer covering of certain fruit; also referred to as peel or skin; usually removed prior to eating. Cucurbits (melons, cucumbers) tend to have a thick and/or waxy rind; watermelon rind is sometimes pickled or added to preserves.

Discarded rinds can be composted or fed to livestock.

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