Definitions for edamˈi dəm, ˈi dæm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

E•damˈi dəm, ˈi dæm(n.)

  1. a mild, hard, yellow cheese, produced in a round shape and coated with red wax.

    Category: Cooking

Origin of Edam:

1830–40; after Edam, town in the Netherlands, where it originated

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Edam(noun)

    mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls encased in a red covering

Wiktionary

  1. Edam(ProperNoun)

    A town in Holland

  2. Edam(ProperNoun)

    A type of cheese, see Edam cheese

Freebase

  1. Edam, Netherlands

    Edam is a city in the northwest Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. Combined with Volendam, Edam forms the municipality of Edam-Volendam. Approximately 7,380 people live in Edam. The entire municipality of Edam-Volendam has 28,492 inhabitants. The name Edam originates from a dam on the little river E or IJe where the first settlement was located and which was therefore called IJedam. Edam is famous as the original source of the cheese with the same name.

Anagrams of edam

  1. mead

  2. ADME

  3. dame

  4. made


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