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, 玉子, たまご
Only 卵
1. eggs, egg, spawn, roe
玉子 oft. used in cooking
2. (hen's) egg
3. (an expert) in the making
4. beginning, origin, infancy
彼は医者の卵だ。
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, 殻, 稃, かい, かいご
Archaism
egg, eggshell
彼は医者の卵だ。
, らん
Zoology term
ovum, ovule, egg cell
彼は医者の卵だ。
Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. topic marker particle
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
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