Meaning of “egg-and-spoon race” in the English Dictionary

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"egg-and-spoon race" in British English

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egg-and-spoon racenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌeɡ.ənˈspuːn ˌreɪs/ us /ˌeɡ.ənˈspuːn ˌreɪs/

a race in which people run with an egg balanced on a spoon

(Definition of “egg-and-spoon race” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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