yolk stalk


: the narrow tubular stalk connecting the yolk sac with the embryo

Word History

First Known Use

1900, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of yolk stalk was in 1900

Dictionary Entries Near yolk stalk

Cite this Entry

“Yolk stalk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yolk%20stalk. Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

Medical Definition

yolk stalk

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!