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egg timer

n.
A small hourglass used for timing the boiling of eggs.
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egg timer

n
(Cookery) a device, typically a miniature hourglass, for timing the boiling of an egg
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Noun1.egg timer - a sandglass that runs for three minutesegg timer - a sandglass that runs for three minutes; used to time the boiling of eggs
sandglass - timepiece in which the passage of time is indicated by the flow of sand from one transparent container to another through a narrow passage
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New at this year's show was an egg timer with built-in egg piercer from OXO; Lifetime Brands' Swirlin' egg poacher with vents that move the egg in the water without stirring; and Joseph Joseph had the Elevate egg spatula, O-Tongs, to easily transfer eggs, and the Froach, for frying or poaching.
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Drill a hole in the lid using a different drill-bit size for each student's egg timer. Add dry clean sand (a nice fine sand bought from a building supply shop is best) and tape the bottles together so that the sand flows from one to another.