Definition of Neufchâtel in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌno͞oSHəˈtel/ Pronunciation: /ˌnœSHä-/


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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Syllabification: Neuf·châ·tel

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