Emmentaler

noun
Em·​men·​ta·​ler | \ ˈe-mən-ˌtä-lər How to pronounce Emmentaler (audio) \
variants: or Emmenthaler or Emmental or Emmenthal \ ˈe-​mən-​ˌtäl How to pronounce Emmentaler (audio) \

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First Known Use of Emmentaler

1902, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Emmentaler

German, from Emmental, Switzerland

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“Emmentaler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Emmentaler. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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