Main definitions of Lancashire in English

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Lancashire1

proper noun

  • A county of NW England, on the Irish Sea; administrative centre, Preston.

Pronunciation:

Lancashire

/ˈlaŋkəʃ(ɪ)ə/

Main definitions of Lancashire in English

: Lancashire1Lancashire2

Lancashire2

noun

  • [mass noun] A mild white cheese with a crumbly texture.

    • ‘Mr Procter said a cake with a cheddar base, a Lancashire cheese middle and Wensleydale and cranberry topping has proved the most popular so far.’
    • ‘Crumblies are best for toasting, especially Cheshire and Lancashire, as they melt into a mouth-watering, velvety mass under the grill.’
    • ‘The cottage cheese can be replaced with goat's cheese, ricotta, feta, Lancashire or Wensleydale.’

Pronunciation:

Lancashire

/ˈlaŋkəʃ(ɪ)ə/