Definition of cheesecloth in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃiːzklɒθ/


[mass noun]
Thin, loosely woven, unsized cotton cloth, used typically for light clothing and in preparing or protecting food.
Example sentences
  • You'll also need cheesecloth to protect food from insects and birds.
  • Gauze is a sheer, lightly woven fabric similar to cheesecloth.
  • Looser weaves, such as cheesecloth, offer considerably less protection.

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