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curd

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noun \ˈkərd\

Simple Definition of curd

  • : a thick substance that forms when milk becomes sour and that is used to make cheese

Full Definition of curd

  1. 1 :  the thick casein-rich part of coagulated milk

  2. 2 :  something suggesting the curd of milk

curdy play \ˈkər-dē\ adjective

Examples of curd

  1. The curds have separated from the whey.

  2. The curd has separated from the whey.



Origin of curd

Middle English crud; probably akin to Old English crūdan to press — more at crowd


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with curd


2

curd

verb

Definition of curd



15th Century

First Known Use of curd

15th century


CURD Defined for Kids

curd

play
noun \ˈkərd\

Definition of curd

  1. :  the thickened or solid part of milk that separates from the whey after milk sours and is used to make cheese




Medical Dictionary

curd

play
noun \ˈkərd\

Medical Definition of curd

  1. :  the thick casein-rich part of coagulated milk

  2. curdy \-ē\play adjective




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