clotted cream


noun

cream that has been clotted by cooking.

Nearby words

  1. clothing,
  2. clotho,
  3. cloths,
  4. clotilda,
  5. clottage,
  6. clotting factor,
  7. clotty,
  8. cloture,
  9. clou,
  10. cloud

Origin of clotted cream

First recorded in 1875–80

Also called, British, Devon cream, Devonshire cream.

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British Dictionary definitions for clotted cream

clotted cream

noun

British a thick cream made from scalded milk, esp in SW EnglandAlso called: Devonshire cream
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