Process cheese

processed cheese

noun
a mass-produced product made of one or more types of cheeses that have been heated and mixed with emulsifiers, colorings, flavorings, etc., primarily to retard spoilage and enhance spreadability at reduced cost.
Also, process cheese.


Origin:
1915–20

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process cheese

noun
made by blending several lots of cheese 
processed cheese

noun
made by blending several lots of cheese [syn: process cheese
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