Definition of apple paring in English:

apple paring

noun

  • 1That which is pared from an apple; (a piece of) apple peel.

  • 2The action of paring an apple; an instance of this.

  • 3An event at which apples are pared; = apple bee.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Stanley (1625–1678), poet and classical scholar.