a moist Cheddar of cylindrical shape, weighing about 12 lb. (5.4 kg).
Pronunciation: (lông'hôrn", long'-), [key]
1. (l.c.) See Texas longhorn.
2. Slang.a Texan.
3. (l.c.) See long-horned beetle.
4. one of a nearly extinct English breed of beef cattle having long horns.
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