# Clarification

Is a chicken egg an egg with a chicken inside it or an egg laid by a chicken?

Note by Sharky Kesa
5 years, 5 months ago

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Write a comment or ask a question... Neither of the given options r correct. This is because the chick. egg contains a fertilised egg cell inside it which at a later stage develops into a chick to hatch out of the shell, provided that the conditions r favourable.

- 5 years, 5 months ago

A chicken egg is an egg that (assuming it matures without any biological problems) will develop into a chicken.

In related news, the egg came before the chicken because dinosaur eggs existed long before chickens evolved.

- 5 years, 5 months ago

Wait, so the chicken came before the egg because the eggs were around before chickens were?

- 5 years, 5 months ago

Thank God I don't lay eggs!!!

- 5 years, 5 months ago

That's a bit embarrassing. I fixed it.

- 5 years, 5 months ago

It is an egg laid by a chicken that has a chicken inside

- 5 years, 5 months ago

So an egg with a chicken inside it that was grown in a lab is not a chicken egg?

- 5 years, 5 months ago

dang missed that

- 5 years, 5 months ago

it may be a egg lais by the chicken ...

- 5 years, 5 months ago