Swiss cheese

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Swiss cheese hard pale yellow cheese with many holes from Switzerland
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Idioms

More holes than Swiss cheese - If something has more holes than a Swiss cheese, it is incomplete,and lacks many parts.
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Usage

In literature:

A hunk of Swiss cheese accurately thrown by her husband struck Mrs. McCaskey below one eye.
"The Four Million" by O. Henry
At the moment Percival entered he was enclosing a large slab of Swiss cheese between two slices of rye bread.
"The Spenders" by Harry Leon Wilson
Melt 1 ounce of butter in a baking-pan; then cover the bottom of the pan with thin slices of Swiss cheese.
"365 Foreign Dishes" by Unknown
Her hand had the cunning of the Swiss cheese-maker, and the deftness of the artist in butter moulding.
"The Expedition of the Donner Party and its Tragic Fate" by Eliza Poor Donner Houghton
There was a plateful of crackers, buttered and toasted, a bit of Swiss cheese.
"Port O' Gold" by Louis John Stellman
Grate 2 ounces of Parmesan or Swiss cheese.
"The Story of Crisco" by Marion Harris Neil
Nutty, sweet dessert or "picnic cheese," as Swiss is often called.
"The Complete Book of Cheese" by Robert Carlton Brown
French, Swiss and Italians serve grated cheese and paprika with all cream soups.
"Mrs. Wilson's Cook Book" by Mary A. Wilson
Theoretically you are all Swiss cheese.
"I Was a Teen-Age Secret Weapon" by Richard Sabia
Ye see, missing that tooth, when I bit into anything it seemed like I was tryin' to make a sandwich look like a Swiss cheese.
"A Little Miss Nobody" by Amy Bell Marlowe
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In news:

Swiss, provolone or white cheddar cheese.
2 thin slices Swiss or cheddar cheese.
2 cups grated Swiss cheese.
Ounces thinly sliced provolone or Swiss cheese.
Russo and Steele to offer ' Swiss Cheese .
Zetterberg's a big Swiss cheese now.
Frittata of Wild Mushroom & Swiss Cheese .
The big day for Swiss cheese , or the tax code.
Tempeh Sandwich with Swiss Cheese and Raspberry Jam.
Medical marijuana law has more holes than swiss cheese .
When Prohibition ended in 1933, Americans had a powerful taste for beer – and they also apparently wanted some Swiss cheese to go with it.
Variety Cheese Flavor (Smoked Swiss or Cheddar), AND a 10 oz.
Place 1 slice of Swiss cheese on four pieces of bread.
Lunch Bunch/Times Record News The Pioneer Burger at Pioneer of Texas on Southwest Parkway can be dressed with everything from bacon to mushrooms and Swiss cheese.
Teaspoon black pepper 1 cup ham , chopped small 1 pound bacon, cooked and crumbled 1 1/2 cups shredded Swiss cheese.
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In science:

Riotto, On cosmological observables in a swiss-cheese universe, Phys.
Testing the Void against Cosmological data: fitting CMB, BAO, SN and H0
Wasserman, Luminosity distance in ’Swiss cheese’ cosmology with randomized voids: I.
Testing the Void against Cosmological data: fitting CMB, BAO, SN and H0
VC-minimality was developed primarily to generalize the appearance of swiss cheeses in the theory of algebraically closed valued fields (see Proposition 7 of ).
On VC-minimal theories and variants
In acceleration is shown in some swiss cheese models, with LTB spherical regions inserted in a EinsteinDe Sitter background.
Backreaction and the Covariant Formalism of General Relativity
By the uniqueness of Swiss cheese decomposition, there is a consistent formula θ(x) over acl(A) that defines a Swiss cheese and |= θ(x) → φ(x).
Invariant types in dp-minimal theories
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