russeting

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noun rus·set·ing \ˈrə-sə-tiŋ\
variants: or less commonly

russetting

Definition of russeting

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

1851

First Known Use of russeting

1851


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