cricket, the zero which marks in the score the fact that a side or a player makes nothing; hence, a score of nothing: as, to win a duck's-egg.' name='description'> duck's-egg - definition and meaning

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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In cricket, the zero which marks in the score the fact that a side or a player makes nothing; hence, a score of nothing: as, to win a duck's-egg.

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