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See also yolks
Alternative forms 
- yelk (obsolete)
- (RP) IPA: /jəʊk/, X-SAMPA: /j@UK/
- Rhymes: -əʊk
- (US) IPA: /joʊk/, /joʊlk/, X-SAMPA: /joUk/, /joUlk/
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- Homophone: yoke
yolk (plural yolks)
- The yellow, spherical part of an egg that is surrounded by the white albumen, and serves as nutriment for the growing young.
- To make meringue, you have to separate the white from the yolk.
yellow of egg