lemon cheese

noun
a conserve with a thick consistency; made with lemons and butter and eggs and sugar
Syn: ↑lemon curd
Hypernyms: ↑conserve, ↑preserve, ↑conserves, ↑preserves

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lemon cheese or lemon curd noun
A soft cooked paste of lemons, eggs, butter and sugar, used as a spread
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Main Entry:lemon

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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