Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The product of the distance separating the charges of a dipole and the magnitude of either charge.
- ‘Debye's formula includes the polarizability of the molecule, its permanent electric moment, the dielectric constant, and the energy of thermal agitation.’
- ‘Formulae giving the optical absorption due to second-order terms in the crystal electric moment expansion are obtained.’
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.