Two items of the same kind together
That which unites or binds
A state of subjugation to an owner or master
To bring or come together into a united whole
He didn't know how to shake off that yoke or his anger.
The yoke has two projecting pieces C, C' at unequal distances from the knife-edges, and separated from the blocks B, B' by narrow air-gaps.
Job, besides immense possessions in flocks and herds, had 500 yoke of oxen, which he employed in ploughing, and a " very great husbandry."
This was the last effort of the Indians to throw off the Spanish yoke and the rising was by no means general.
The quantity of land ploughed by a yoke of oxen in one day was called a yoke or acre.