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rynd

[rahynd, rind] /raɪnd, rɪnd/
noun
1.
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[rahynd, rind] /raɪnd, rɪnd/
noun
1.
a piece of iron running across an upper millstone as a support.
Also called millrind.
Origin of rind2
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English rynd; cognate with Middle Dutch rijn, Middle Low German rīn
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rind

/raɪnd/
noun
1.
a hard outer layer or skin on bacon, cheese, etc
2.
the outer layer of a fruit or of the spore-producing body of certain fungi
3.
the outer layer of the bark of a tree
Word Origin
Old English rinde; Old High German rinta, German Rinde
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Word Origin and History for rynd

rind

n.

Old English rinde "bark, crust," later "peel of a fruit or vegetable" (c.1400), from Proto-Germanic *rind- (cf. Old Saxon rinda, Middle Dutch and Dutch rinde "bark of a tree," Old High German rinda, German Rinde), probably related to Old English rendan (see rend (v.)).

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