Double Gloucester

noun
Double Glouces·​ter | \ -ˈglä-stər How to pronounce Double Gloucester (audio) , -ˈglȯ- \

Definition of Double Gloucester

: a firm mild orange-colored English cheese similar to cheddar

First Known Use of Double Gloucester

1816, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Double Gloucester

Gloucester, England

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“Double Gloucester.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Double%20Gloucester. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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