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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Velveetanoun

    trademark: soft processed American cheese


  1. Velveeta

    Velveeta is a brand name for a processed cheese product similar to American cheese. It was invented in 1918 by Emil Frey of the "Monroe Cheese Company" in Monroe, New York. In 1923, "The Velveeta Cheese Company" was incorporated as a separate company. In 1925, it advertised two varieties, Swiss and American. The firm was purchased by Kraft Foods Inc. in 1927.


  1. velveeta

    Velveeta is a brand name of a processed cheese product, known for its smooth and creamy texture when melted. It was first invented in the early 20th century and is now owned by Kraft Foods. Velveeta is often used in various recipes like macaroni and cheese, queso dip, and grilling cheeseburgers due to its easy melting quality.


  1. Velveeta

    Velveeta is the brand name of a processed cheese product having a taste that is identified as a type of American cheese with a texture that is softer and smoother. It was first made in 1908 by Caleb Hommel of the Monroe Cheese Company in Monroe, New York. In 1923, The Velveeta Cheese Company was incorporated as a separate company, and was sold to Kraft Foods in 1927. The product was advertised for its nutrition. According to Kraft's website, in the 1930s, Velveeta became the first cheese product to gain the American Medical Association's seal of approval. It was reformulated in 1953 as a cheese spread. Velveeta is labeled in the United States as a "Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product". The name 'Velveeta' is intended to connote a velvety smooth edible product. Smoothness and meltability are promoted as its iconic properties that result by reincorporating the whey with the curd. The product was spun off into a line of food products based on Velveeta.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. velveeta

    [Usenet: by analogy with spam. The trade name Velveeta is attached in the U.S. to a particularly nasty processed-cheese spread.] Also knows as ECP; a message that is excessively cross-posted, as opposed to spam which is too frequently posted. This term is widely recognized but not commonly used; most people refer to both kinds of abuse as spam. Compare jello.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of velveeta in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of velveeta in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. Kelsey Rice:

    We think Velveeta is an iconic brand, and it should be seen and viewed as such.

  2. Chad Galer:

    We're trying to make natural cheese melt like Velveeta, but we haven't unlocked that yet.

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