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A cup for holding a usually soft-boiled egg.


(Cookery) a small cuplike container, used for holding a boiled egg while it is being eaten



a small cup for serving a boiled egg.
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Noun1.eggcup - dishware consisting of a small cup for serving a boiled eggeggcup - dishware consisting of a small cup for serving a boiled egg
crockery, dishware - tableware (eating and serving dishes) collectively
kalíšek na vejce
šalica za jaje
달걀 그릇
cốc chần trứng


كَأْسُ البَيْضَة kalíšek na vejce æggebæger Eierbecher αβγοθήκη huevera munakuppi coquetier šalica za jaje portauovo エッグカップ 달걀 그릇 eierdopje eggeglass kieliszek do jajka oveiro, suporte para ovo cozido рюмка для яйца äggkopp ถ้วยใส่ไข่ yumurta kabı cốc chần trứng 蛋杯
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This sale promises something for everyone - from a Nantgarw saucer circa 1818-20 with a guide of pounds 200-pounds 300 or a pair of Swansea pearlware botanical plates circa 1800 at pounds 400-pounds 600, to a very rare Swansea egg stand and six eggcups, circa 1815-17 for pounds 2,500-pounds 3,500.
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