Definition of curd
1 : the thick casein-rich part of coagulated milk
2 : something suggesting the curd of milk
curdyplay \ˈkər-dē\ adjective
Examples of curd in a sentence
The curds have separated from the whey.
The curd has separated from the whey.
Origin and Etymology of curd
Middle English crud; probably akin to Old English crūdan to press — more at crowd
First Known Use: 15th century
First Known Use of curd
CURD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of curd for English Language Learners
: a thick substance that forms when milk becomes sour and that is used to make cheese
CURD Defined for Kids
Definition of curd for Students
: the thickened or solid part of milk that separates from the whey after milk sours and is used to make cheese
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