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Example sentences from the Web for yelk
The word yelk is sometimes written yolk and pronounced yoke.
But yelk is the most correct orthography, from the Saxon gealkwe; and in this country, it is the general pronunciation.
Eggs look very prettily cooked in this way, the yelk being just visible through the white.The American Housewife|Anonymous
The chalaza, we see, is twisted at each pole of the yelk-globe, until it resembles a piece of twine: what is the meaning of this?Omphalos|Philip Henry Gosse
Some prefer the yelk and white of the egg beaten separately.The National Cook Book, 9th ed.|Hannah Mary Peterson