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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\

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