Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Consisting of only one part or element.
- ‘Considering that only 64 lines were localized, providing at best only onefold coverage of the 61 bands, this broad distribution suggests that recovery of P's in most heterochromatic bands could result from generating more insertions.’
- ‘Analysis of the results revealed that onefold-coverage shotgun DNA microarrays are well suited to characterize the regulation of metabolic pathways’
- ‘The P. reichenowi genome has been partially sequenced to approximately onefold coverage and assembled.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.