Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A sequence of DNA having similar structure and function in different organisms.
- ‘Asterisks indicate nucleotide sites in accordance with the consensus sequence of group I introns shown at the bottom.’
- ‘For each gene, a consensus sequence was generated and compared to each individual sequence, excluding indels and/or missing data.’
- ‘The consensus sequence was found on four chromosomes.’
- ‘In the aligned sequences below, nucleotides identical to the consensus sequence are indicated by periods.’
- ‘DNA variations are shown after strain names, and dots indicate nucleotides identical to the consensus sequence.’
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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.