cottage cheese

noun

Definition of cottage cheese

  1. :  a bland soft white cheese made from the curds of skim milk —called also Dutch cheese, pot cheese, smearcase

1848

First Known Use of cottage cheese

1848


COTTAGE CHEESE Defined for English Language Learners

cottage cheese

noun

Definition of cottage cheese for English Language Learners

  • : a type of soft white cheese that has a mild flavor


COTTAGE CHEESE Defined for Kids

cottage cheese

noun

Definition of cottage cheese for Students

  1. :  a very soft white cheese made from soured skim milk



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