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yield
used in 1984 by Orwell

2 meanings, 3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
will yield valuable data
Definition
to produce (usually something wanted); or the thing or amount produced
  • All of the disputed territories contain valuable minerals, and some of them yield important vegetable products such as rubber which in colder climates it is necessary to synthesize by comparatively expensive methods.
    p. 187.6
yield = produce
There are no more uses of "yield" flagged with this meaning in 1984 by Orwell.

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2  —2 uses as in:
yield to pressure
Definition
to give in, give way, or give up
  • It was filled with some kind of heavy, sand-like stuff which yielded wherever you touched it.
    p. 140.8
yielded = gave way (was pushed back)
  • Wherever his hands moved it was all as yielding as water.
    p. 124.6
yielding = soft (giving way)
There are no more uses of "yield" flagged with this meaning in 1984 by Orwell.

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