mysost

noun
my·​sost | \ˈmīˌsäst\
plural -s

Definition of mysost 

: a hard brown cheese of mild flavor made from whey especially of goat's milk

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History and Etymology for mysost

Norwegian myseost, mysost, from myse whey + ost cheese

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