Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] Surgery using a high-frequency electric current to heat and so cut tissue with great precision.
- ‘The purposes of electrosurgery are to destroy benign and malignant lesions, control bleeding, and cut or excise tissue.’
- ‘Our electrosurgery unit creates a controllable low power electrical current between an electrode and a plate held against the skin.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
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.