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Easter egg

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Definition of Easter egg in English:

noun

1An artificial chocolate egg or decorated hard-boiled egg given at Easter.
Example sentences
  • The chocolatier and confectioner spent long hours creating an enormous Easter egg, weighing in at 25 kgs of plain chocolate.
  • The Mayor and her children are all partial to a good tasting chocolate Easter egg.
  • As we wipe away the smudges of the last chocolate Easter egg, a pang of guilt associated with overindulgence might raise its head.
2An unexpected or undocumented feature in a piece of computer software or on a DVD, included as a joke or a bonus.
Example sentences
  • The best thing about the game was finding the Easter egg.
  • Also captivating are the various Easter eggs spread throughout the disc.
  • Finally, there is a really funny Easter egg located in the upper right corner of the main menu.

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