Definition of Edam noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈiːdæm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈiːdæm//
[uncountable, countable]
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a type of round yellow Dutch cheese that is covered with red wax Word Origin early 19th cent.: named after the town of Edam, in the Netherlands.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Edam