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whole milk

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noun
  1. milk containing all its constituents as received from the cow or other milk-giving animal.
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Origin of whole milk

First recorded in 1965–70
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for whole milk

Historical Examples

  • All these discussions have applied to whole-milk Cheddar cheese.

    The Book of Cheese

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk

  • The next most economical way is in the form of whole-milk cheese, since all but the whey is used in it.

    Food Guide for War Service at Home

    Katharine Blunt, Frances L. Swain, and Florence Powdermaker

  • Before attempting to make skimmed-milk Cheddar, one should become 242familiar with the process for whole-milk Cheddar.

    The Book of Cheese

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk

  • More acid is developed with the skimmed-milk than with the whole-milk cheese because it seems necessary to develop proper texture.

    The Book of Cheese

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk

  • During the cheddaring process the curd is piled more rapidly and in higher piles than is customary with whole-milk cheese.

    The Book of Cheese

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk


British Dictionary definitions for whole milk

whole milk

noun
  1. milk from which no constituent has been removedCompare skimmed milk
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