zest

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zest
  • noun
    Great enthusiasm and energy. (they campaigned with zest and intelligence)
    The outer coloured part of the peel of citrus fruit, used as flavouring. (add 3 tablespoons of lemon zest)
    verb
    Scrape off the outer coloured part of the peel of (a piece of citrus fruit) for use as flavouring. (zest the orange and lemon, taking care to discard all of the white pith)

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