Pronunciation: (rīnd), [key]
1. a thick and firm outer coat or covering, as of certain fruits, cheeses, and meats: watermelon rind; orange rind; bacon rind.
2. the bark of a tree.
Pronunciation: (rīnd, rind), [key]
a piece of iron running across an upper millstone as a support. Also,rynd.Also called millrind.
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