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 for goose egg
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Goose egg \Goose egg\
     1. In games, a zero; a score or record of naught; -- so named
        in allusion to the egglike outline of the zero sign 0.
        Called also duck egg. [Slang]
        [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
     2. A bump on the skin caused by a blow, especially one on the

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  goose egg
      n 1: a quantity of no importance; "it looked like nothing I had
           ever seen before"; "reduced to nil all the work we had
           done"; "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"; "it was all for
           naught"; "I didn't hear zilch about it" [syn: nothing,
           nil, nix, nada, null, aught, cipher, cypher,
           goose egg, naught, zero, zilch, zip, zippo]

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