green cheese


Definition of green cheese

1 : cheese that is not ripened : new cheese
2 : cheese (as sapsago) having a green color
3 : cheese made of whey or skim milk

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First Known Use of green cheese

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Green cheese.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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