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Wensleydale

[wenz-lee-deyl]
noun
a rich, medium-hard, white cheese with blue veins, somewhat strong in flavor.
Also called Wensleydale cheese.


Origin:
1880–85; after Wensleydale, Yorkshire, England, where it is made

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wensleydale (ˈwɛnzlɪˌdeɪl)
 
n
1.  a type of white cheese with a flaky texture
2.  a breed of sheep with long woolly fleece
 
[named after Wensleydale, North Yorkshire]

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