Origin of yolk
Examples from the Web for yolk
Add the eggs, yolk, crème fraîche, and vanilla paste and whisk until smooth.Daniel Boulud Reveals His 4 Favorite Recipes From His New Cookbook|Daniel Boulud|October 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Separate an egg and season the yolk with grated long pepper.
The yolk arises, in the manner described by Gegenbaur, in ova of about 0.06 mm.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
Vitelline membrane: the delicate tissue surrounding the yolk of an egg.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
Cut out the centres lengthwise; then chop cooked chicken to a fine mince; add the yolk of a raw egg and mix with cream.365 Foreign Dishes|Unknown
Cream the butter, add the sugar, yolk of egg, dry ingredients and milk.A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband|Louise Bennett Weaver
It results from the experiments of M. Vauquelin, that the yolk is composed of several substances; namely, 1.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
British Dictionary definitions for yolk
Word Origin for yolk
Word Origin and History for yolk
Old English geolca, geoloca "yolk," literally "the yellow part," from geolu "yellow" (see yellow). Formerly also spelled yelk.