Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Turned or folded inwards.
- ‘Once inside the plant, an infolded plasma membrane forms around the bacterium to produce an infection thread.’
- ‘The infolded grooves served to produce a strong tooth attachment, and it is unlikely that they functioned in venom conduction.’
- ‘The hand of the soldier and the two hands of the servant signify the three-fold accusation and denial; the infolded hands of Peter tellingly express both denial and repentance.’
- ‘Interestingly, there are mitochondrial-rich infolded membrane regions of the tracheolar end cells and tracheolar cells that surround tracheoles in the vicinity of their branch points.’
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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.