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yoke
joʊk
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Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. Stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together as a team.
    • Fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment.
      • A connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together.
      • Support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end.
        • A pair of draft animals joined by a yoke.
          • Two items of the same kind.
          • An oppressive power.
          (动) As a verb
          1. Put a yoke on or join with a yoke.
          2. Link with or as with a yoke.
          3. Become joined or linked together.
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