egg white

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egg white

n
(Zoology) the white of an egg; albumen
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Noun1.egg white - the white part of an eggegg white - the white part of an egg; the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water; "she separated the whites from the yolks of several eggs"
fixings, ingredient - food that is a component of a mixture in cooking; "the recipe lists all the fixings for a salad"
eggs, egg - oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food
Translations
bílek
æggehvide
munanvalkuainen
bjelanjak
tojásfehérje
卵の白身
달걀 흰자
äggvita
ไข่ขาว
lòng trắng trứng

egg white

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egg white

بَيَاضُ البَيْض bílek æggehvide Eiweiß ασπράδι αβγού clara de huevo munanvalkuainen blanc d’œuf bjelanjak albume 卵の白身 달걀 흰자 eiwit eggehvite białko jajka clara белок äggvita ไข่ขาว yumurta akı lòng trắng trứng 鸡蛋白
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Within, down it sunk perpendicularly into a caldron, about a Danish mile in depth; while below lay a town, whose appearance we can, in some measure, realize to ourselves by beating the white of an egg in a glass Of water.
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The white of an egg is called the glair - it comes from the Latin clarus, meaning clear.