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Wensleydale

[wenz-lee-deyl] /ˈwɛnz liˌdeɪl/
noun
1.
a rich, medium-hard, white cheese with blue veins, somewhat strong in flavor.
Also called Wensleydale cheese.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; after Wensleydale, Yorkshire, England, where it is made
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British Dictionary definitions for wensleydale-cheese

wensleydale

/ˈwɛnzlɪˌdeɪl/
noun
1.
a type of white cheese with a flaky texture
2.
a breed of sheep with long woolly fleece
Word Origin
named after Wensleydale, North Yorkshire
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