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buccio del uovo

English translation: egg shell

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Italian term or phrase:buccio dell'uovo
English translation:egg shell
Entered by: Stella Woods
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05:40 Jan 14, 2003
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Italian term or phrase: buccio del uovo
Patient describes visit to herbalist or naturopath.

Mi ha dato una botteglia e dopo pure il consiglio d mangiare la buccia del uovo.

Is this egg shell?
Stella Woods
Local time: 04:09
egg shell
Explanation:
disgusting as it sounds, you are correct! Please note that "buccia" refers generally to fruit (buccia d'arancia = orange rind); the standard term is "il guscio dell'uovo".
raffa1
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Raffaella Cornacchini
Local time: 19:39
Grading comment
Thanks to all. I shall try out a few egg shell recipes this week!
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5 +10egg shellRaffaella Cornacchini


  

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51 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +10
egg shell


Explanation:
disgusting as it sounds, you are correct! Please note that "buccia" refers generally to fruit (buccia d'arancia = orange rind); the standard term is "il guscio dell'uovo".
raffa1

Raffaella Cornacchini
Local time: 19:39
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 147
Grading comment
Thanks to all. I shall try out a few egg shell recipes this week!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Andrea Ali: ha molto calcio!
9 mins

agree  Anne Topley: I agree, too. Egg shell is commonly recommended for dogs (and chickens!) so I guess we can eat it too.
29 mins

agree  Angela Monetta
42 mins

agree  Sarah Ponting: guscio
1 hr

agree  Gian: mi ha dato una bottiglia ed anche il consiglio di mangiare il guscio di un uovo
1 hr

agree  Doris Marka
1 hr

agree  Marie Scarano
1 hr

agree  Emanuela Corbetta
1 hr

agree  preite
1 hr

agree  otouro
15 days
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