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cheese

noun [C or U] uk   us   /tʃiːz/
A1 a food made from milk, that can be either firm or soft and is usually yellow or white in colour: Would you like a slice/piece of cheese with your bread? goat's cheese You need 250 grams of grated cheese for this recipe. I like soft French cheeses such as Brie and Camembert. I prefer hard cheeses, like cheddar. cheese and biscuits
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Translations of “cheese”
in Arabic جُبْن…
in Korean 치즈…
in Malaysian keju…
in French fromage…
in Turkish peynir…
in Italian formaggio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 起司, 乳酪, 芝士…
in Russian сыр…
in Polish ser…
in Vietnamese pho mát…
in Spanish queso…
in Portuguese queijo…
in Thai เนยแข็ง…
in German der Käse…
in Catalan formatge…
in Japanese チーズ…
in Indonesian keju…
in Chinese (Simplified) 干酪, 奶酪,奶酪…
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