[ rahynd, rind ]
/ raɪnd, rɪnd /


Definition for rynd (2 of 2)


or rynd

[ rahynd, rind ]
/ raɪnd, rɪnd /


a piece of iron running across an upper millstone as a support.

Origin of rind

1300–50; Middle English rynd; cognate with Middle Dutch rijn, Middle Low German rīn
Also called millrind.
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British Dictionary definitions for rynd

/ (raɪnd) /


a hard outer layer or skin on bacon, cheese, etc
the outer layer of a fruit or of the spore-producing body of certain fungi
the outer layer of the bark of a tree

Word Origin for rind

Old English rinde; Old High German rinta, German Rinde
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