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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 height and width of both egg yolk and white were determined by micrometer.
Unfortunately, we have never had a triple egg yolk.
Use a pastry bag fitted with a star tip instead of a plastic bag to pipe the yolk filling into the egg whites.
However, a spokesman for the British Egg Information Service said: 'The double yolks tend to come from younger chickens whose hormone systems are not fully developed yet.
Pour the hot lemon syrup over the yolks and continue to whisk until cold.
Mix both oils in a jug and, whisking constantly, pour them slowly into the egg yolk mixture in a very thin stream.
We predict that females in better condition, that breed early in the season, that experienced greater food abundance, and/or higher ambient temperatures during oogenesis, produce heavier yolks.
enteritidis to multiply to high levels inside the yolks of contaminated eggs.
The boffins hope egg yolks of rare birds could now be put in hen eggs to create life.
Prune and brandy custard tart Serves 12 Ingredients For the pastry: 500g (1lb 2oz) plain flour 225g (8oz) icing sugar 175g (6oz) butter One egg yolk Milk to combine Two egg yolks to seal For the filling: 450g (1lb) pitted prunes 50ml (2fl oz) brandy or armagnac 18 egg yolks One litre (1.
Ian Hearn, Troedyraur, West Wales THIS phenomenon , when a mother chicken accidentally ends up with two yolks inside of her egg instead of one, occurs once in every 1,000 eggs.
The study found those eating three or more yolks a week had significantly more plaque area than those who ate two or fewer yolks per week.
Washington, August 14 ( ANI ): Eating egg yolks accelerates atherosclerosis, also called coronary artery disease, in a manner similar to smoking cigarettes, say researchers.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Newly published research showed that eating egg yolks accelerates atherosclerosis in a manner similar to smoking cigarettes.
1 WHAT YOU NEED For parfait: 100g soft cooked Christmas pudding, 3 egg yolks, 60g caster sugar, 175ml double cream, dark rum to taste.