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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


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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