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Easter egg

n.
1. A dyed or decorated egg, traditionally associated with Easter.
2. A hidden message or feature, as in a video game or DVD.
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Easter egg

n
1. an egg given to children at Easter, usually a chocolate egg or a hen's egg with its shell painted
2. (Computer Science) a bonus or extra feature hidden inside a website, computer game, or DVD, that is only revealed after repeated or lengthy viewing or playing
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Eas′ter egg`


n.
1. a dyed or painted hen's egg used as an Easter gift or decoration.
2. an imitation of this, as an egg-shaped candy.
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easter egg

A hidden element in a program or website that gives the user extra content when it is found.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.easter egg - an egg-shaped candy used to celebrate EasterEaster egg - an egg-shaped candy used to celebrate Easter
candy, confect - a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts
chocolate egg - egg-shaped chocolate candy
candy egg - egg-shaped candy
2.Easter egg - a colored hard-boiled egg used to celebrate Easter
hard-boiled egg, hard-cooked egg - an egg boiled gently until both the white and the yolk solidify
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Translations
بَيْضٌ لعِيدِ الفِصْحبَيْضَة الفِصْح
velikonoční vajíčko
påskeæg
OstereiEasteregg
pääsiäismuna
uskršnje jaje
húsvéti tojás
páskaegg
復活祭の卵
부활절 달걀
kraslica
påskägg
ไข่อีสเตอร์
писанка
trứng Phục sinh

Easter egg

nuovo di Pasqua
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

Easter

(ˈiːstə) noun
a Christian festival held in the spring, to celebrate Christ's coming back to life after the Crucifixion.
Easter egg
a decorated egg, especially one made of chocolate, eaten at Easter.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

easter egg

بَيْضٌ لعِيدِ الفِصْح velikonoční vajíčko påskeæg Osterei πασχαλινό αβγό huevo de Pascua pääsiäismuna œuf de Pâques uskršnje jaje uovo di Pasqua 復活祭の卵 부활절 달걀 paasei påskeegg pisanka ovo de Páscoa пасхальное яйцо påskägg ไข่อีสเตอร์ Paskalya yumurtası trứng Phục sinh 复活节彩蛋
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References in classic literature ?
Chichely, a middle-aged bachelor and coursing celebrity, who had a complexion something like an Easter egg, a few hairs carefully arranged, and a carriage implying the consciousness of a distinguished appearance.
Around 35 children from the Special Education (SPEd) Center of the Gordon Heights I Elementary School in Olongapo City joined the fun learning activity held at the Moonbay Marina Water Park where they learned to paint on Easter eggs.
The principal attraction, a mad dash for 30,000 Easter eggs strewn about Coachman Park, began at 12:30 pm sharp.
Being such a fantastic cause, staff and children at Elmscot Chester collected and donated lots of Easter eggs and have been involved with the campaign every year since.
Over the past 20 years, tech giantGooglehas become famous for its Easter eggs, which are often hidden in specific search results.
Easter is now just days away and if you're still lacking the all important Easter eggs for the occasion, you might want to hot foot it to Consett before the weekend.
In Britain alone more than 90 million Easter eggs are consumed every year.
RE you a fan of quantity over quality when it comes to Easter eggs? You should be!
The shopping and leisure destination has donated more than 200 Easter eggs to Renfrewshire Foodbank for distribution to kids who otherwise might not have received the chocolate treat this year.
In Christianity, Easter eggs or Paschal eggs symbolize the empty tomb of Jesus from which the Lord resurrected.
Date: Wednesday, April 17 Time: 2pm until 5pm Venue: Bear Essentials, Bawnboy, Co Cavan Join us at this Geopark Site for a family workshop with an Easter theme - build your very own Geopark Easter bunny, decorate Easter Eggs, create chocolate Easter Nests and take part in our Easter egg hunt!
Summary: California [United States], Jan 20 (ANI): Google has plenty of hidden Easter eggs to help you kill time on the internet.