from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A soft white cheese made of cream and milk.

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  • n. A soft, mild-tasting, white cheese that comes from cows milk.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a kind of cheese made from curd from which the cream has not been taken off, or to which cream has been added.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of soft rich cheese prepared from curd made with new or unskimmed milk and an added quantity of cream, the curd being placed in a cloth and allowed to drain without pressure; also, any cheese made with an extra proportion of cream.

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  • n. soft unripened cheese made of sweet milk and cream


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Named after the cream the cheese was made from.


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