Definition of Double Gloucester in English:

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Double Gloucester

Pronunciation: /dʌbl ˈɡlɒstə/


[mass noun]
A kind of hard cheese originally made in Gloucestershire.
Example sentences
  • Double Gloucester uses full cream milk from both the evening and morning milkings, another possible reason for it being called Double.


So named because the curd is processed twice.

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