Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A printer in which fine heated pins form characters on heat-sensitive paper.
- ‘Later, he co-invented both the hand-held calculator and the thermal printer that was used in portable data terminals.’
- ‘Then we sat and chatted as the little thermal printer wheezed out its report.’
- ‘A compact, lightweight thermal printer, suitable for incorporation in vehicle and mobile applications has been added to their range of portable printers.’
- ‘Kilby also invented the first handheld electronic calculator in 1967, and the thermal printer.’
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.