Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
X-ray examination of the vessels of the lymphatic system after injection of a substance opaque to X-rays.
- ‘As demonstrated in the literature, lymphangiography combined with CT is the standard procedure for detecting the obstruction site of the thoracic duct or a tumor mass in the mediastinal area.’
- ‘The lymphangiography can show a lymphopericardial fistula as well as irregular formation of the lymph vessels.’
- ‘According to the lymphangiography, the portals encompassed the external iliac nodes.’
- ‘From the day following the lymphangiography, the volume of drained fluid gradually decreased and finally stopped.’
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.