Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An abnormal lack of strength.
- ‘Adverse renal effects include decreased renal function and other abnormalities including hyposthenia, renal tubular acidosis and nephrocalcinosis.’
- ‘The patient stays in a wheelchair due to the instability of her knees, the extension contracture in her right knee and the hyposthenia of her right foot.’
- ‘Neither systemic complications such as hyposthenia nor local complications were observed following BONT-A treatment.’
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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.