What Is the Size of a Chicken Egg?

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A chicken's egg is, on the average, 2 1/4 inches (57 mm) long and 1 3/4 inches in diameter. It should weigh about two ounces (57 g). The largest eggs produced by animals still in existence are those of the ostrich, which are up 23 cm long.
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