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- n. Plural form of poached egg.
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So we went inside and ate a meal of tea and poached eggs and iced cakes.
I sit peacefully over my poached eggs and toast, wishing only the gentle news of the latest poisoned-chocolates case or Babe Ruth clouting his homer, and who should stare out at me from the pages of a newspaper from a city halfway across the world from my home but Conan Doyle. "