Muenster

noun
Muen·​ster | \ ˈmən(t)-stər How to pronounce Muenster (audio) , ˈmün(t)- How to pronounce Muenster (audio) , ˈmu̇n(t)-, ˈmin(t)- \
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Definition of Muenster

: a semisoft cheese that may be bland or sharp in flavor

First Known Use of Muenster

1858, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Muenster

Münster, Munster, France

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“Muenster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Muenster. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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