Definition of Muenster in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmənstər/
(also muenster, Munster, or munster)


A mild, semisoft cheese made from whole milk.
Example sentences
  • Muenster cheese made in the U.S. is a very bland cheese which has no real resemblance to Muenster made in France and Germany.
  • Now that I'm lactose-intolerant, I can still eat Muenster with Lactaid pills but just can't eat it every day.
  • I'm ashamed to admit it, but sometimes I eat Muenster just melted on bread in the microwave with a little salt.


For Munster, a town in the Alsace region of France.

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Syllabification: Muen·ster

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