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Definition of eggshell noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    eggshell

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈeɡʃel//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈeɡʃel//
     
     
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  1. 1[countable, uncountable] the hard thin outside of an egg
  2. 2[uncountable] a type of paint that is smooth but not shiny when it dries
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: eggshell