Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bacterium, virus, or other microorganism that can cause disease.
- ‘Symptoms and signs of influenza in children are not specific and can mimic a range of other common respiratory viral pathogens.’
- ‘Such changes may also happen within a class, especially for bacterial pathogens.’
- ‘A part of the stool sample was processed for the detection of bacterial pathogens.’
- ‘These, similarly, do not support combination therapy for specific pathogens, when detected.’
- ‘Pattern recognition receptors recognise structures common to many microbial pathogens.’
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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.