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Neufchâtel

Syllabification: Neuf·châ·tel
Pronunciation: /ˌno͞oSHəˈtel, ˌnœSHä-
 
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Definition of Neufchâtel in English:

noun

A creamy white cheese made from whole or partly skimmed milk in Neufchâtel, France.
Example sentences
  • Pieces of mature, blooming Neufchâtel are added to the curd.
  • This heart-shaped cheese is closely related to the Neufchâtel family, with its own slightly pronounced salting characteristics.
  • I have always wanted to try Neufchâtel cheese.

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