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under the yolk

Under or at the mercy of an immense and oppressive force, burden, or pressure. (A common misspelling of the correct phrase, "under the yoke.") Thousands of people are estimated to have lost their lives under the yolk of the brutal dictatorship. Under the yolk of misogyny, racism, and homophobia, a gay woman of color will inevitably face an immense amount of discrimination in our society.
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yolk

n. semen. (Possibly confused with egg white.) Clean up that yolk before somebody sees it.
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The yolk, which has four parts and constitutes approximately 31% of the total weight of the egg.
The fatty acid composition of the egg yolk from hens fed with a corn soybean diet, corresponds to 35% saturated fatty acids, 45% monounsaturated fatty acids and 20% polyunsaturated fatty acids (22).
This appointment is a new role for Yolk, which offers recruitment solutions in a range of industries including legal, sales, healthcare, IT, accountancy and finance, marketing, business support and engineering.
But when she reached for the second box of eggs the following day to make omelettes for tea, one egg after the other to drop into the mixing bowl had a double yolk.
The golden yolk denotes the good quality of eggs from our hens and signifies freshness enhanced by good internal [strong abdomen and yolk] and external [strong egg shell and shell membranes] quality of the eggs.
There are several theories regarding the histogenesis of extragonadal yolk sac tumor, including (1) arrested migration of or misplaced germ cells during embryogenesis, (2) reverse migration of germ cells, (3) abnormal differentiation of somatic cells, (4) derivation from pluripotential stem cells within a somatic tumor, (5) origination from residual fetal tissue following incomplete abortion (for primary endometrial yolk sac tumor), and (6) metastasis from an occult gonadal primary.
The 40-strong team at Yolk Recruitment has moved into the new office at Cardiff's Anchor Court, which has been designed with a heavy focus on staff wellbeing.
Beat the egg yolks until they lighten in color, and gradually add the 1/3 cup of sugar.
The yolk sac is the only source of nutrients for the embryo developing inside the egg.
The height and width of both egg yolk and white were determined by micrometer.
Unfortunately, we have never had a triple egg yolk.
Cut off one of the lower corners of the bag, then gently squeeze the bag to pipe the yolk mixture evenly into the hollow of each egg white until nicely mounded.
In fact, the ECHO's Michelle Fiddler was more likely to win the National Lottery - with chances of one in 14m - than to discover the four double yolks in a half-dozen box.
Made of lotus paste, mooncake is also made of yolk, mooncake symbolizes harmony, unity, and binding relationships.
FRUITY FRENCH PASTRIES MAKES 12 INGREDIENTS FOR THE PASTRY: | 480g plain flour | 150g icing sugar | 11/2tsp poppy seeds | Finely grated zest of an unwaxed lemon | 225g cold, unsalted butter, diced, plus extra for greasing | 2 medium egg yolks FOR THE CREAM: | 1 medium egg yolk | 25g caster sugar | 250g mascarpone | 1tsp orange-blossom water FOR THE TOPPING: 200g fresh raspberries 2 passion fruit, halved Icing sugar, for dusting 1.