zieger

noun

zie·​ger
variants or less commonly ziger
ˈzēgə(r)
plural -s
: a cheese made from whey consisting principally of albumin

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Word History

Etymology

German zieger, from Middle High German ziger whey, whey cheese

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“Zieger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zieger. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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