egg white

noun

Definition of egg white

: the white of an egg (as of a hen or duck) used beaten or unbeaten in cookery beat an egg white until stiff separate the egg whites from the yolks

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“Egg white.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/egg%20white. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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