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Leyden

[ lahyd-n ]
/ ˈlaɪd n /
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noun

John of. John of Leyden.
a Dutch cheese similar to Edam, often flavored with caraway seeds, cumin, cinnamon, or cloves.

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British Dictionary definitions for Leyden (1 of 2)

Leyden1
/ (ˈlaɪdən, Dutch ˈlɛidə) /

noun

a variant spelling of Leiden

British Dictionary definitions for Leyden (2 of 2)

Leyden2
/ (ˈlaɪdən) /

noun

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