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Swiss cheese

n.
A firm, pale yellow, cow's milk cheese with large holes and a nutty flavor.
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Swiss cheese

n
(Cookery) a hard white or pale yellow cheese with holes, such as Gruyère or Emmenthal
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Swiss′ cheese′


n.
a firm, pale yellow cheese typically made from cow's milk and having many holes.
[1815–25]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Swiss cheese - hard pale yellow cheese with many holes from SwitzerlandSwiss cheese - hard pale yellow cheese with many holes from Switzerland
cheese - a solid food prepared from the pressed curd of milk
Emmental, Emmentaler, Emmenthal, Emmenthaler - Swiss cheese with large holes
Gruyere - Swiss cheese with small holes
sapsago - a hard green Swiss cheese made with skim-milk curd and flavored with clover
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