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English Dictionary: whey by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
whey
n
  1. the serum or watery part of milk that is separated from the curd in making cheese
    Synonym(s): whey, milk whey
  2. watery part of milk produced when raw milk sours and coagulates; "Little Miss Muffet sat on a tuffet eating some curds and whey"
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Whey \Whey\, n. [AS. hw[91]g; cf. D. wei, hui, Fries. weye, LG.
      wey, waje. ]
      The serum, or watery part, of milk, separated from the more
      thick or coagulable part, esp. in the process of making
      cheese.
  
      Note: In this process, the thick part is called {curd}, and
               the thin part whey.
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