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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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Whisk together the sugar and egg yolks then pour a little of the boiled milk mixture onto the egg mixture continuously whisking.
William, whose family firm sources their eggs from Nith Valley in Dumfriessire, says "happy" hens who are allowed to roam free are more likely to produce eggs with double yolks.
Duru (2013) comprehensively examined the influence of strawberry leaf powder as a supplement on yield, quality and yolk cholesterol in Lohmann Brown laying hens.
Transfer to a serving dish and garnish on top with the shredded egg yolks.
Whisk yolks in a bowl until pale, which will take about two minutes.
However, there has been no study regarding the effects of olive leaf powder on the performance of laying hens, egg yolk coloring and egg cholesterol level.
We were told when we were younger that it was lucky to get a double 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.
Both the yolks and whites contain protein, but yolks are significantly higher in vitamins and minerals than 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.
Made of lotus paste, mooncake is also made of yolk, mooncake symbolizes harmony, unity, and binding relationships.
Mix both oils in a jug and, whisking constantly, pour them slowly into the egg yolk mixture in a very thin stream.
Put egg yolks in the center of plates; season meat and egg yolks with olive oil, cider vinegar, salt, and pepper Quickly saute the larger watercress leaves in butter.
enteritidis is not often deposited inside the nutrient-rich yolks of naturally contaminated eggs, penetration by the bacteria through the vitelline membrane into the yolk could result in a rapid increase in bacterial levels.
The team at the Central Veterinary Research Laboratory (CVRL) said the groundbreaking technique, which involved taking yolks out of chicken eggs and mixing them in the egg whites of turkeys, guineafowl, duck and other chickens, could help save endangered species.