cheese cutter

a kitchen utensil (board or handle) with a wire for cutting cheese
Hypernyms: ↑kitchen utensil
Part Meronyms: ↑handle, ↑grip, ↑handgrip, ↑hold

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: a slicing implement whose cutting edge is a wire stretched on a frame furnished with one or two handles

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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