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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The exterior covering of a bird's egg.

Usage examples (33)
  • At 500x magnification, the structure of an eggshell is revealed as a tangled network of mineralized fibers
  • She also managed to distribute nickel as an eggshell, which is extremely difficult.
  • I love the idea of eggshell souffles!
  • Brian ran a hand over the smooth eggshell surface. for more
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