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[lee-der-krahnts, -krants]
  1. a brand of strong, soft milk cheese with a creamy center, made in small rectangular blocks.
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  1. a German choral society or singing club, especially of men.
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Origin of Liederkranz

1855–60, Americanism; < German: garland of songs
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for liederkranz

chorus, Liederkranz, choir, chorale

Examples from the Web for liederkranz

Historical Examples of liederkranz

  • Emil named it "Wreath of Song" for the Liederkranz customers.

    The Complete Book of Cheese

    Robert Carlton Brown

  • A full line of processed and naturals, of which Liederkranz is the leader.

    The Complete Book of Cheese

    Robert Carlton Brown

  • He was a member of the Liederkranz Club, then near his home, and became a member of this Society in 1873.

  • "People who lose themselves at the Liederkranz, generally get found out in the end," says he.

  • At last, however, he called on the Liederkranz again, and a quartet sang a German song and then an encore.

    Jimmie Higgins

    Upton Sinclair