Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘It remains to be determined whether individual genes that contribute to MR in cases of aneuploidy or other chromosomal defects can mutate to an MR phenotype individually.’
- ‘The most direct way to assess chromosomal aneuploidy is to evaluate chromosome numbers in metaphase cells.’
- ‘Genomic instability can take many forms, including aneuploidy and changes in chromosome structure.’
- ‘Special schemes were not required to avoid aneuploidy of X chromosome segments because exchange occurred in heterochromatin.’
- ‘Recombinant gametes may have differential fitness due to aneuploidy or epistatic interactions.’
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.