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yield

(yēld),
The amount or quantity produced or returned, often measured as a percentage of the starting material; for example, a yield in an enzyme preparation is equal to the units of enzyme activity recovered at the end of the preparation divided by the total units observed in the starting material.

yield

(yēld)
The amount or quantity produced or returned, often measured as a percentage of the starting material; e.g., a yield in an enzyme preparation is equal to the units of enzyme activity recovered at the end of the preparation divided by the total units observed in the starting material.

yield

  1. that part of the production of a crop which is removed by humans.
  2. the actual amount of substance obtained during the preparation of a substance, for example in fermentation or in a manufacturing process.
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The mate, calling for help, rushed, however, into the round-house, wounded as he was, and, with his pistol, shot the new captain through the head, the bullet entering at his mouth, and came out again behind one of his ears, so that he never spoke a word more: upon which the rest yielded, and the ship was taken effectually, without any more lives lost.
To yield is grievous, but the obstinate soul That fights with Fate, is smitten grievously.
POLYNEICES Aye, so he wishes:--but I must not yield.
ANTIGONE Well, if he would have it so, We must yield. Then let us go Back to Thebes, if yet we may Heal this mortal feud and stay The self-wrought doom That drives our brothers to their tomb.
The yield on the benchmark two-year Treasury fell in tandem, stumbling 1.526%, or 5 basis points above the 10-year note's rate of 1.476%.
The $7 billion HDV, which tracks the Morningstar Dividend Yield Focus Index, holds 75 stocks and has a trailing 12-month yield of 3.26%.
Even if an investor does not invest in bonds carrying a negative yield, the phenomenon begs the question: how does one generate a regular income in a world with falling bond yields?
When buying a property, it's important to calculate the yield that tells you how much return you are likely to get on your investment.
"The secure collaboration model using Yield Explorer has greatly helped us to work efficiently with key customers to achieve target production yields quickly.
Yield variation in grains can be associated with changes in both grain number and weight per grain, and are determined by grain variety, environmental factors such as temperature (Ullah et al., 2018), edaphic factors (soil/nutrients), and water availability (Maman et al., 2004).
He said the study showed chilling of the crop in winter was really important for the development of a high yield.
The yield on the $1 billion 10-year bond issued in February last year fell from 8.26 percent to 8.