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[たまご()]
tamago
noun

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[たま()·()]
tamago

English Meaning(s) for 卵

noun
  1. eggs; egg; spawn; roe
  2. hen egg
  3. (an expert) in the making

Definition and Synonyms for 卵

Egg animal reproductive body consisting of an ovum or embryo together with nutritive and protective envelopes
Synonyms: , 卵細胞
Egg Cell the female reproductive cell
Synonyms: , 卵子, 卵細胞
Egg oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food
Synonyms: , 卵子, 御玉, , , 鶏卵
Egg especially the thin-shelled reproductive body laid by e.g. female birds
Synonyms: , 卵細胞
Egg Cell the female gamete
Synonyms: , 卵子, 卵細胞

Meanings for each kanji in 卵

egg; ovum; spawn; roe Kanji Details »

Categories 卵 is a member of

Gamete a mature sexual reproductive cell having a single set of unpaired chromosomes
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Egg Cell the female reproductive cell
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Foodstuff a substance that can be used or prepared for use as food
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Sample Sentences for 卵

We buy eggs by the dozen.
It is about the size of an egg.
I bought half a dozen eggs.
We have bread and eggs for breakfast.
He is a budding singer.

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