Meaning of “kill the goose that lays the golden egg” in the English Dictionary

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"kill the goose that lays the golden egg" in British English

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kill the goose that lays the golden egg

to destroy something that makes a lot of money for you

(Definition of “kill the goose that lays the golden egg” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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