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noun
  1. milk containing all its constituents as received from the cow or other milk-giving animal.

Origin of whole milk

First recorded in 1965–70
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Examples from the Web for whole milk

Historical Examples

  • All these discussions have applied to whole-milk Cheddar cheese.

    The Book of Cheese</p>

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk

  • The next most economical way is in the form of whole-milk cheese, since all but the whey is used in it.

    Food Guide for War Service at Home</p>

    Katharine Blunt, Frances L. Swain, and Florence Powdermaker

  • Before attempting to make skimmed-milk Cheddar, one should become 242familiar with the process for whole-milk Cheddar.

    The Book of Cheese</p>

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk

  • The curd of skimmed-milk cheese is cut a little softer than is that of whole-milk cheese.

    The Book of Cheese</p>

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk

  • During the cheddaring process the curd is piled more rapidly and in higher piles than is customary with whole-milk cheese.

    The Book of Cheese</p>

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk


British Dictionary definitions for whole milk

whole milk

noun
  1. milk from which no constituent has been removedCompare skimmed milk
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