Origin of yak1
Words nearby yak
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Origin of yak2
OTHER WORDS FROM yakyakker, noun
Other definitions for yak (3 of 3)
How to use yak in a sentence
Around 150 animals live here, including horses, moose, reindeer, bison and yaks.
The greater availability of this wild prey reduces the risks to yaks from wolves and snow leopards, point out conservationists.
“I happened upon yak butter tea, a traditional high-energy food eaten by Tibetans,” Asprey says.Bulletproof Coffee and the Case for Butter as a Health Food|DailyBurn|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This was the place where I had met the yak herds two months before when they were pasturing their yaks on the grassy uplands.
The yak dung is in many places the only fuel to be got and is most carefully picked up.
In the Rongbuk Valley there was no wood and our supply of yak dung had to come up from Chbuk.
He was walking with a disciple on the mountain one day, when they found an old yak's horn lying in the path.
It might be supposed that so hairy an animal as the yak would become dirty and unkempt.