Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

russeting

noun rus·set·ing \ˈrə-sə-tiŋ\

Definition of russeting

  1. :  a brownish roughened area on the skin of fruit (as apples) caused by injury



1912

First Known Use of russeting

1912

Variants of russeting

also

russetting

play \ˈrə-sə-tiŋ\

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up russeting? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).