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[muhn-ster, moo n-] /ˈmʌn stər, ˈmʊn-/

noun, (often initial capital letter)
a white, semisoft, mild cheese made from whole milk.
a whitish-yellow semihard whole milk cheese, often flavoured with caraway or aniseed

type of cheese, 1902, from Münster, mountain valley in Alsace, where it is made; the place name is German, literally “minster.”


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