Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The ratio of the change in current at the output terminal to the change in the voltage at the input terminal of an active device.
- ‘Sample-and-hold circuit including push-pull transconductance amplifier and current mirrors for parallel feed-forward slew enhancement and error correction’
- ‘Operational transconductance amplifier with independent transconductance and common mode feedback control’
- ‘The higher the transconductance, the faster the transistor can switch on and off.’
- ‘Transconductance amplifier having a digitally variable transconductance as well as a variable gain stage and an automatic gain control circuit comprising such a variable gain stage’
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.