Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A mixture of the drugs sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim, used to treat bacterial infections synergistically.
- ‘Once patients were evaluated and found to fit the criteria for treatment they were given a one month course of co-trimoxazole.’
- ‘If minocycline or doxycycline cannot be used, alternatives include co-trimoxazole and ciprofloxacin.’
- ‘Children with acute lower respiratory tract infections received co-trimoxazole.’
- ‘The researchers gave half the children daily co-trimoxazole, the other half received a placebo.’
- ‘Resistance to co-trimoxazole was observed in 57.6 per cent of isolates.’
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.