Tilsit

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noun Til·sit \ˈtil-sət\
variants: or less commonly

Tilsiter

play \-sə-tər\

Definition of Tilsit

  1. :  a semisoft porous light yellow cheese with a flavor that ranges from mild to sharp

Origin and Etymology of tilsit

German Tilsiter, from Tilsit (now Sovetsk, Russia)


First Known Use: circa 1932


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