Meaning of “yolk” in the English Dictionary

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"yolk" in British English

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yolknoun [ C or U ]

uk /jəʊk/ us /joʊk/

the yellow, middle part of an egg:

I like eggs lightly cooked so that the yolk is still runny.
Separate the yolks from the whites.

(Definition of “yolk” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"yolk" in American English

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yolknoun [ C/U ]

us /joʊk/

biology the yellow middle part of an egg, which provides food for a developing animal

(Definition of “yolk” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)