rat cheese


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rat cheese

n.
Cheddar.
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rat′ cheese`


n.
domestic cheddar.
[1935–40, Amer.]
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Noun1.rat cheese - informal names for American cheddar
American cheese, Armerican cheddar, cheddar cheese, cheddar - hard smooth-textured cheese; originally made in Cheddar in southwestern England
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