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Medicine and Surgery. A continued or renewed drop in core body temperature occurring as a subject with induced or accidental hypothermia is rewarmed, resulting from the return of very cold blood from the extremities to the core circulation.
Late 16th century (in an earlier sense). From after- + drop.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.