Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A symbol (‡) used in printed text to introduce an annotation.
- ‘The double dagger on chromosome 6 indicates the region that is preferentially homozygous W22 in both mutant and wild-type kernels.’
- ‘Companies that are in the Domestic and International categories that are also ranked in the Interactive category are marked with a double dagger (^ ^) in their Domestic and International rankings.’
- ‘Breaksites identified on both top and bottom strands are indicated by double daggers.’
- ‘Genes missing from Chlamydomonas, Pseudendoclonium, and Chlorella are denoted by circles, asterisks, and double dagger, respectively, below the clusters.’
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.