Edam

noun \ ˈē-dəm , ˈē-ˌdam \

Definition of Edam

: a yellow pressed cheese of Dutch origin usually made in flattened balls and often coated with red wax

Origin and Etymology of edam

Edam, Netherlands


Edam

geographical name \ ˈē-dəm , -ˌdam , D ā-ˈdäm \

Definition of Edam

commune in the northwestern part of the Netherlands on the IJsselmeer north-northeast of Amsterdam population 28,754

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