Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A salt of the anion TeO32−.
- ‘Chromates and bichromates have a commercial advantage over tellurites, being lower in cost.’
- ‘However, all the tellurite glasses were prepared using commercially available tellurium dioxide and were coloured, usually slightly, yellow-green.’
- ‘We have made and characterized a new, erbium-doped tellurite glass that has high glass transition temperature.’
- ‘In summary, we have synthesized and characterized a rare example of an open-framework tellurite material that is related to the mineral zemannite.’
- ‘The present invention relates to a tellurite glass composition suitable for use in an optical fiber.’
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.