ab ovo

/æb ˈoʊvoʊ/ (say ab 'ohvoh)

from the beginning.
{Latin ab ōvō usque ad māla from the beginning to the end (literally, `from egg to apple'; from the Roman habit of beginning a meal with egg and ending it with fruit)

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