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yoke
used in Moby Dick

3 uses
  • Yoke on the further billows; hallo! a tandem, I drive the sea!
    Chapters 124-126 — The Needle; The Log and Line; The Life-Buoy (6% in)
  • It was the whaleman who first broke through the jealous policy of the Spanish crown, touching those colonies; and, if space permitted, it might be distinctly shown how from those whalemen at last eventuated the liberation of Peru, Chili, and Bolivia from the yoke of Old Spain, and the establishment of the eternal democracy in those parts.
    Chapters 22-24 — Merry Christmas; The Lee Shore; The Advocate (81% in)
  • I, too, want a harpoon made; one that a thousand yoke of fiends could not part, Perth; something that will stick in a whale like his own fin-bone.
    Chapters 112-114 — The Blacksmith; The Forge; The Gilder (50% in)

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