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butter

Hebrew: hemah, curdled milk (Genesis 18:8; Judg. 5:25; 2 Sam. 17:29), or butter in the form of the skim of hot milk or cream, called by the Arabs kaimak, a semi-fluid (Job 20:17; 29:6; Deut. 32:14)

The words of Prov. 30:33 have been rendered by some “the pressure [not churning] of milk bringeth forth cheese.”

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