Pont l'Évêque

noun
Pont l'É·vêque | \ˌpōⁿ-lā-ˈvek \

Definition of Pont l'Évêque 

: a soft surface-ripened cheese firmer, yellower, and having less surface mold than Camembert

First Known Use of Pont l'Évêque

circa 1889, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Pont l'Évêque

Pont l'Évêque, town in France

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The first known use of Pont l'Évêque was circa 1889

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