Definition of Monterey Jack noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


Monterey Jack

BrE BrE//ˌmɒntəreɪ ˈdʒæk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɑːntəreɪ ˈdʒæk//
(North American English also Jack cheese) [uncountable]
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a type of white American cheese with a mild flavour Word Originfrom the name of Monterey County, California, USA, where it was first made; the origin of Jack is unknown.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Monterey Jack