goat cheese

noun
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of goat cheese

:any of various cheeses made from goat's milk

First Known Use of goat cheese

before 12th century


GOAT CHEESE Defined for English Language Learners

goat cheese

noun

Definition of goat cheese for English Language Learners

  • : a cheese that is made from goat's milk


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