Rind (?), n. [AS. rind bark, crust of bread; akin OHG. rinta, G. rinde, and probably to E. rand, rim; cf. Skr. ram to end, rest.]

The external covering or coat, as of flesh, fruit, trees, etc.; skin; hide; bark; peel; shell.

Thou canst not touch the freedom of my mind With all thy charms, although this corporal rind Thou hast immanacled. Milton.

Sweetest nu hath sourest rind. Shak.

 

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Rind, v. t.

To remove the rind of; to bark.

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