russeting

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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

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russetting


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