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7 Pa. Code § 87.1. Definitions.


§ 87.1. Definitions.

 The following words and terms, when used in this chapter, have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

   Case—The standard 30, 24 or 15-dozen egg case as used in commercial practice in this Commonwealth.

   Department—The Department of Agriculture of the Commonwealth.

   Egg—The product of the domesticated fowl enclosed in a shell.

   Grade—Any lot or lots of two or more eggs.

   Lot—A quantity of 30-dozen eggs or more.

   Quality—The quality of an individual egg.

   Weight—The weight of individual eggs, dozens or cases.

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