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English Meaning(s) for 卵

  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

All the eggs in the box were broken.
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
The hen was sitting on the eggs in the nest.
She likes her eggs hard-boiled.
Pack eggs in dozens.

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