Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A mass of granulation tissue, typically produced in response to infection, inflammation, or the presence of a foreign substance.
- ‘Cat-scratch disease will also produce granulomatous inflammation, but the granulomas are suppurative in nature.’
- ‘A punch biopsy of the lesion showed tuberculous granulomas within the epiglottic tissue.’
- ‘Overall, this book provides a thorough and comprehensive review of granulomas and granulomatous disorders.’
- ‘Pyogenic granulomas are vascular lesions, not purulent as the name implies.’
- ‘These nodules are frequently found in cases of tuberculous meningitis and represent caseating granulomas typical of tuberculosis.’
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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.