brick cheese


noun

a semisoft, sweet-tasting American cheese, made from the whole milk of cows and produced in brick form.

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Origin of brick cheese

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80
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Example sentences from the Web for brick cheese

  • In his bosom the milk of human kindness had clabbered and turned to a brick-cheese.

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