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cheesemaker

[cheez-mey-ker] /ˈtʃizˌmeɪ kər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that makes cheese.
Origin of cheesemaker
1865-1870
1865-70; cheese1 + maker
Related forms
cheesemaking, noun, adjective
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  • Another important law in some states requires the cheese-maker to have a license.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • This casein is the good genius of the cheese-maker, but the evil genius of the butter manufacturer.

    The Stock-Feeder's Manual Charles Alexander Cameron
  • And some even insist that the cheese-maker shall pay for all the poor cheese!

    Hints on cheese-making Thomas Day Curtis
  • The management of milk, when once obtained, is the great practical consideration with the farmer and cheese-maker.

    Hints on cheese-making Thomas Day Curtis
  • If not, it was due more to accident than to any intention of the cheese-maker to improve the quality.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • A sweet rennet tub is the evidence of important qualities in a cheese-maker—care and cleanliness.

    Hints on cheese-making Thomas Day Curtis
  • The quality of the cheese can be 221 no better than that of the milk from which it is made, plus the skill of the cheese-maker.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • These characters are determined by a series of factors under control of the cheese-maker.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • It is no fault of the cheese-maker, because he can't help it, if he employs a hand constantly on these abominable tubes.

    Hints on cheese-making Thomas Day Curtis
  • In either case, the cheese-maker needs to know the rate of action of the culture to insure the proper control of the process.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk

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