Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A neutrophilic white blood cell.
- ‘Macrophages, lymphocytes, neutrophils, and eosinophils were counted.’
- ‘Necrotic material admixed with neutrophils and erythrocytes was present in the background.’
- ‘This removal of apoptotic neutrophils by macrophage phagocytosis is a critical process for the resolution of inflammation.’
- ‘A variety of white blood cells called neutrophils contain elastase, an enzyme that can digest elastin.’
- ‘Of particular interest was phagocytosis of platelets by neutrophils.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.