Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to or using a system of numerical notation that has 16 rather than 10 as its base.‘a string of hexadecimal characters’
- ‘All you have to do is click on the color you want and the hexadecimal code is displayed for you.’
- ‘HTML has been set up to use this feature, allowing 2 hexadecimal digits per primary colour.’
- ‘Another common way of writing bit-strings is to use the hexadecimal notation.’
- ‘Customers of legal age sign up for a user account, for which they are assigned a unique, 5-digit, hexadecimal PIN.’
- ‘A setup wizard to explain the steps and end the need for obscurities such as hexadecimal codes would go a long way toward making a great technology accessible.’
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.