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1) yak. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...Incessant and usually inconsequential talk: babble, blab, blabber, chat, chatter, chitchat, jabber, palaver, prate, prattle, small talk. Slang : gab, gas. See WORDS....

2) yak. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...yak, bovine mammal, Bos grunniens, of the Tibet region of China and adjacent areas. It is oxlike in build, with short, thick legs, humped shoulders, large upcurved...

3) yak 1. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...shaggy-haired ox (Bos grunniens) of the mountains of central Asia. 2. A domesticated yak, used as a work animal or raised for meat and milk. Tibetan gyag....

4) yak 2. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: yakked also yacked, yakˇking, yackˇing, yaks, yacks Slang To talk persistently and meaninglessly; chatter. Prolonged, sometimes senseless talk; chatter....

5) yackety-yak. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Slang Prolonged, sometimes senseless talk. Imitative....

6) Iach'imo [Yak-e-mo]. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...An Italian libertine in Shakespeare s Cymbeline. 1...

7) Pourceaugnac (Monsieur de) (pron. Poor-sone-yak). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Paris to marry Julie, but the lady has a lover of her own choice, and Monsieur is so mystified and played upon by Julie and her ami du coeur that he relinquishes...

8) Jakobstad. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Jakobstad, (yak´oopstad´) (KEY) or Pietarsaari (pe´etarsa´re) (KEY) , city (1996 pop. 19,905), Western Finland prov., W Finland, on the Gulf of Bothnia. It is an...

9) 6474. Belloc, Hilaire. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:6474 QUOTATION:As a friend to the children commend me the Yak.You will find it exactly the thing:It will carry and fetch, you can ride on its back,Or lead...

10) Jakobson, Roman. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Jakobson, Roman, (rman´ yak´obsn) (KEY) , 1896-1982, Russian-American linguist and literary critic, b. Moscow. His early work was grounded in structural linguistics...

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