- . (a) A bar by which the end of the tongue of a wagon or carriage is suspended from the collars of the harnesses. (b) A device with projecting arms for carrying things (as buckets of water or sap) suspended from one's shoulders .
Neck yoke, Pig yoke
- . See under Neck, and Pig.
- (Naut.), a nickname for a quadrant or sextant.
- (Mach.), a strap embracing a slide valve and connecting it to the valve stem.
- (Bot.), the European hornbeam (Carpinus Betulus), a small tree with tough white wood, often used for making yokes for cattle.
- (Zoöl.) Having two toes in front and two behind, as the trogons and woodpeckers.
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