One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
nounEnglish Regional, Scottish, Northern
The globeflower, Trollius europaeus, whose petals form a compact round flower head.
Mid 16th century; earliest use found in William Turner (d. 1568), naturalist and religious controversialist. In some forms from lucken + gollan(d.
lucken gowan/ˈlʌk(ə)n ˌɡaʊən//ˌlʌk(ə)n ˈɡaʊən/
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.