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Princeton's WordNet

  1. process cheese, processed cheese(noun)

    made by blending several lots of cheese

Wiktionary

  1. processed cheese(Noun)

    Any of several types of natural cheese that are pasteurized to lengthen storage life and combined with emulsifiers to aid smoothness. In some cases processed cheeses contain added colorings and preservatives.

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  1. Processed cheese

    Processed cheese, process cheese, cheese slice, prepared cheese, cheese singles or cheese food is a food product made from normal cheese and sometimes other unfermented dairy ingredients, plus emulsifiers, extra salt, food colorings, or whey. Many flavors, colors, and textures of processed cheese exist. In the United States, the most recognizable variety of processed cheese is sold under the name American cheese, although this name also has other meanings. American cheese is processed and usually bought sliced at a grocery store. The name American cheese also has a legal definition as a type of pasteurized processed cheese under the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations. Although processed cheese was first invented in 1911 by Walter Gerber of Thun, Switzerland, it was James L. Kraft who first applied for an American patent for his method in 1916. Kraft Foods also created the first commercially available sliced processed cheese, which was introduced in 1950. This form of sliced cheese and its derivatives have become commonplace in the United States, most notably used for cheeseburgers and grilled cheese sandwiches. The Laughing Cow is an example of European processed cheese.

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How to say processed cheese in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of processed cheese in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of processed cheese in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of processed cheese in a Sentence

  1. George Will:

    Pessimism is as American as apple pie. Frozen apple pie with a slice of processed cheese.

  2. Andy Bellatti:

    My jaw just hit the floor and my eyebrows just hit the ceiling, you would think an organization that has come under fire for so many years for its relations with food companies might pick something other than a highly processed cheese product for its first endorsement.

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