Cottage cheese
Cottage Cot"tage (k?t"t?j; 48), n. [From {Cot} a cottage.] A small house; a cot; a hut. [1913 Webster]

Note: The term was formerly limited to a habitation for the poor, but is now applied to any small tasteful dwelling; and at places of summer resort, to any residence or lodging house of rustic architecture, irrespective of size. [1913 Webster]

{Cottage allotment}. See under {Alloment}. [Eng.]

{Cottage cheese}, the thick part of clabbered milk strained, salted, and pressed into a ball. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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