Definition Of yolk

noun

the yellow internal part of a bird's egg, which is surrounded by the white, is rich in protein and fat, and nourishes the developing embryo.

These new noodles substitute soy flour for semolina flour and may contain egg whites or yolks to boost protein.

Example Of yolk

  • A harness with a satellite transmitter was applied after she finished laying 88 eggs and 20 yolkless eggs.

  • a mass of yolk

  • An estimate of the daily amount of yolk deposited on developing ova and the sequence of laying are important when evaluating the total cost of egg production.

  • But while Lincoln and Washington are yolked in the generic President's Day holiday, King has that third Monday of January to himself.

  • Cool and peel eggs, reserving yolks and discarding whites.


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