Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for protanopia, a form of colour blindness
- ‘The number of colour-blind artists in the history of art is probably larger than usually assumed, bur it is not possible to demonstrate daltonism simply by looking at an artist's pictures.’
- ‘The most common form of colorblindness is daltonism or a problem with red/green.’
- ‘It is one of the tests of reference to screen daltonism.’
Mid 19th century: from the name of John Dalton, John + -ism.
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.