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Title 7Subtitle BChapter ISubchapter CPart 51 → §51.2964

Title 7: Agriculture
Subpart—United States Standards for Grades of Walnuts in the Shell

§51.2964   Rancidity.

Rancidity means the stage of deterioration in which the kernel has developed a rancid flavor. Rancidity should not be confused with a slightly astringent flavor of the pellicle (skin) or with staleness, the stage at which the flavor is flat but not distasteful.

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