a soft corn bread made with eggs and milk; also called batter bread , spoon bread
The term egg bread is used in the Carolinas and southern Maryland.
- Egg cluster
egg cluster n. One of the clumps of cells that results from the breaking up of the gonadal cords in the ovarian cortex and later develops into a primary ovarian follicle.
[eg-kawrn] /ˈɛgˌkɔrn/ 1. a word or phrase that is a seemingly logical alteration of another word or phrase that sounds similar and has been misheard or misinterpreted, as ‘old wise tale’ for ‘old wives’ tale’.
noun 1. a cold beverage made with milk, flavoring syrup, and soda water.
[eg-kreyt] /ˈɛgˌkreɪt/ adjective 1. of or resembling a horizontal construction divided by vertical partitions into cell-like areas, used especially for directing downward rays of overhead light: eggcrate ceiling fixtures.