Limburger

noun
Lim·​burg·​er | \ ˈlim-ˌbər-gər How to pronounce Limburger (audio) \

Definition of Limburger

: a pungent semisoft surface-ripened cheese

First Known Use of Limburger

circa 1870, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Limburger

Dutch, one from Limburg, from Limburg, Belgium

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“Limburger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Limburger. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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