Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The gels were dried and subjected to autoradiography and analyzed by computer-assisted densitometry.’
- ‘If your main interest is clinical an explanation of intracellular recordings and autoradiography will be welcome, and presumably scientists will have a similar view about the clinical sections.’
- ‘After washing, the membrane was subjected to autoradiography for 48 hours at -70 degrees C.’
- ‘Hybridized transcripts were visualized by autoradiography.’
- ‘Radioactivity on the membrane was detected by autoradiography.’
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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.