Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘In contrast, the macronucleus serves as the somatic nucleus, divides amitotically, contains multiple copies of most genes, and is transcriptionally active.’
- ‘In contrast, the somatic macronucleus is polyploid, divides amitotically, and is actively transcribed.’
- ‘The ‘peanut shell’ stages represent MACs dividing amitotically.’
- ‘The MAC divides amitotically, resulting in a random distribution of chromosome copies.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.