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smearcase

noun smear·case \ˈsmir-ˌkās\

Definition of smearcase

chiefly Midland

  1. :  cottage cheese



Variants of smearcase

also

smiercase

play \ˈsmir-ˌkās\

Origin and Etymology of smearcase

modification of German Schmierkäse, from schmieren to smear + Käse cheese


First Known Use: 1829


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