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English definition of “egg”

egg

noun [C] (FOOD)   /, eɪɡ/
the oval or rounded object with a hard shell that is produced by chickens, collected before a baby bird can develop within it, and used as food: The recipe calls for four eggs and a pint of milk. I’d like two scrambled eggs with bacon, please.
(Definition of egg noun (FOOD) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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