Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as egg-tooth.

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Examples

  • Of course, it does not have the egg-breaker and the test laboratory Vita Nuova has.

    CASTRO SPEECH AT VITA NUOVA PASTA FACTORY

  • It is not more remarkable for its graceful form and action, than for the display of its singular instinct for hunting for and stealing eggs, from which it takes the name of egg-breaker.

    The Illustrated London Reading Book

  • Clergy List, three hat-guards, a mariner's compass, a box of drawing-pins, an egg-breaker, six blouses, and a cabman's whistle.

    Happy Days

  • List, three hat-guards, a mariner's compass, a box of drawing-pins, an egg-breaker, six blouses, and a cabman's whistle.

    The Holiday Round

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