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.
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    • 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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