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English definition of “rind”

rind

noun [C, U]     /raɪnd/
the thick skin of fruits such as oranges and lemons and other foods , for example cheese Fruits and seeds and their partsCoverings and layersTypes of fruit
(Definition of rind noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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