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Definition of Yoke

Yoke
Yoke Yoke, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Yoked; p. pr. & vb. n. Yoking.] 1. To put a yoke on; to join in or with a yoke; as, to yoke oxen, or pair of oxen. 2. To couple; to join with another. ``Be ye not unequally yoked with unbelievers.' --2 Cor. vi. 14. Cassius, you are yoked with a lamb. --Shak. 3. To enslave; to bring into bondage; to restrain; to confine. Then were they yoked with garrisons. --Milton. The words and promises that yoke The conqueror are quickly broke. --Hudibras.
Yoke
Yoke Yoke, n. (Chiefly Mach.) A clamp or similar piece that embraces two other parts to hold or unite them in their respective or relative positions, as a strap connecting a slide valve to the valve stem, or the soft iron block or bar permanently connecting the pole pieces of an electromagnet, as in a dynamo.

Meaning of Yoke from wikipedia

- A yoke is a wooden beam normally used between a pair of oxen or other animals to enable them to pull together on a load when working in pairs, as oxen...
- Poka-yoke (ポカヨケ, [poka joke]) is a ****anese term that means "mistake-proofing" or "inadvertent error prevention". The key word in the second translation...
- The Scotch yoke (also known as slotted link mechanism) is a reciprocating motion mechanism, converting the linear motion of a slider into rotational motion...
- A yoke, alternatively known as a control wheel is a device used for piloting some fixed-wing aircraft. The pilot uses the yoke to control the attitude...
- A yoke is a shaped pattern piece which forms part of a garment, usually ****ing around the neck and shoulders, or around the hips to provide support for...
- A carrying pole, also called a shoulder pole or a milkmaid's yoke, is a yoke of wood or bamboo, used by people to carry a load. This piece of equipment...
- with a yoke, which is then termed a withers yoke, named after animals with high backs (withers) (e.g. zebu cattle) which pull mostly on the yoke part of...
- Yoker (Scottish Gaelic: An Eochair) is a district of Glasgow, Scotland, on the northern bank of the Clyde east of Clydebank, 5 miles (8 kilometres) west...
- awkward burdens. Yoke may also refer to: Yoke (aeronautics), the "wheel" that controls the ailerons and elevator on aircraft Yoke (unit of measurement)...
- A deflection yoke is a kind of magnetic lens, used in cathode ray tubes to scan the electron beam both vertically and horizontally over the whole screen...
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