Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] The healing of a wound in which the edges do not meet, and new epithelium must form across granulation tissue.‘healing by second intention’
- ‘Repair options range from healing by second intention to grafting larger areas with skin grafts or flaps.’
- ‘Postoperative care is determined by whether the incision is closed primarily, left open to be closed later, or left open to heal by second intention.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
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.