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noun as in seed, cell; embryo of an animal


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The tortilla and hash browns provide a nice boost of carb-based energy, while the eggs and cheese round things out with protein and fat.

Finally, stack your eggadilla on a tortilla, with a layer of cheese on the bottom, your egg and veg in the middle, and another layer of cheese on top, and then add the second tortilla.

Last year was a landmark one for the industry, according to Caroline Bushnell, director of corporate engagement for the Good Food Institute, a nonprofit that promotes alternatives to traditional meat, dairy and eggs.

Her supervisors would egg her on to keep drinking, even when they knew she had a low tolerance for alcohol, she said.

Truthfully, separating eggs takes a little practice and a willingness to accept that you may not be successful 100 percent of the time.

Creating PGCs from skin tissue, on the other hand, seems like a walk in the park compared to egg freezing.

Egg-laying hens are placed in cages to unnaturally churn out egg after egg.

We happily hoist our egg nog in the air, embrace each other, and raise our out-of-tune voices in song.

Brush the pastry with egg wash and sprinkle with fleur de sel and pepper.

Place a pastry circle over each bowl, adhering it with the egg wash.

Almost as soon as she had finished building her nest she had discovered a strange-looking egg there.

Wright's stain gives the nucleus a deep purple color and the cytoplasm a pale robin's-egg blue in typical cells.

The cytoplasm of lymphocytes is generally robin's-egg blue; that of the large mononuclears may have a faint bluish tinge.

Chloride of Lime … bad smell … bad egg … white of egg … fowl … grain … flour … flour and water … milk fluid … milk.

Carbolic Acid … liquid … oil … sweet oil … castor oil … aperient … Epsom Salts … white … white of egg.

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On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to egg, such as: bud, cackle, germ, nucleus, oospore, and ovum.

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