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yelk

[yelk]
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noun Older Use.
  1. yolk.
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Examples from the Web for yelk

Historical Examples

  • Some prefer the yelk and white of the egg beaten separately.

    The National Cook Book, 9th ed.

    Hannah Mary Peterson

  • I prefer the yolk of an egg to the white; say, yelk, and sound the l.

    Conversation

    Andrew P. Peabody

  • You may put them into shapes or small tea-cups; egg them with yelk of egg, and brown them very slightly before a slow fire.

  • The yelk when boiled—smell sweet, the white—glistened, relished, and favourable to health as well.

  • The yelk of an egg which the cook has just broken, not only yields no sign of mind, but yields no sign of life.


British Dictionary definitions for yelk

yelk

noun
  1. a dialect word for yolk (def. 1)
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