noun, plural Pe·co·ri·nos, Pe·co·ri·ni [pek-uh-ree-nee] /ˌpɛk əˈri ni/. (often lowercase)

a dry, hard Italian cheese made of ewe's milk, especially Romano. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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an Italian cheese made from ewes' milk

Word Origin for pecorino

C20: from Italian, literally: of ewes, from pecora sheep, from Latin pecus
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