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chèvre

[shev-ruh, shev; French she-vruh] /ˈʃɛv rə, ʃɛv; French ˈʃɛ vrə/
noun
1.
any cheese made from goat's milk.
Also, chevret
[shuh-vrey] /ʃəˈvreɪ/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of chèvre
< French chèvre goat. See chevon
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  • The redoubts were protected with chevre du frieze and trip-wires were stretched along the front of the works.

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    A. R. (Albert Rowe) Barlow
British Dictionary definitions for chevre

chèvre

/ˈʃɛvrə/
noun
1.
any cheese made from goats' milk
Word Origin
C20: from French, literally: goat
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