from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A mild, semisoft, pale yellow cheese of Danish origin.
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- n. A semi-soft Danish cow's milk cheese.
- n. A piece, sample, brand, or variety of such cheese.
After Havarti, experimental farm in Denmark where it was developed.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)