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Turkish translation of “egg”

egg

noun
 
 
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FOOD [C, U] A1 an oval object produced by a female chicken, that you eat as food
yumurta
a boiled/fried egg Dairy products and eggsSpherical, circular and annular objectsGeometrical shapes
BABY [C] B2 an oval object with a hard shell that contains a baby bird, insect, or other creature
(kuş, böcek vb.yavrusu taşıyan) yumurta
The bird lays (= produces) its eggs in a nest.Animal reproductionThe development and parts of insectsSpherical, circular and annular objectsGeometrical shapes
FEMALE CELL [C] a cell inside a female person or animal that can develop into a baby
(kadınlarda ve dişi hayvanlardaki) yumurta
Animal reproductionThe development and parts of insectsSpherical, circular and annular objectsGeometrical shapes
→ See also Easter egg, scrambled eggs, have egg on your face
(Definition of egg from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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