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Salad of two eggs, thistle? Lose it (3,3,7)


I believe the answer is:

get the giggles

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'lose it' is the definition.
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'salad of two eggs thistle?' is the wordplay.
'two eggs' can mean two substitutions for 'egg'.
'salad of' indicates anagramming the letters.
'eggeggthistle' is an anagram of 'GET THE GIGGLES'.

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