[shev-ruh, shev; French she-vruh]
- any cheese made from goat's milk.
Also chev·ret [shuh-vrey] /ʃəˈvreɪ/.
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.Company G
A. R. (Albert Rowe) Barlow
- any cheese made from goats' milk
Word Origin for chèvre
C20: from French, literally: goat
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