Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in some small algae and fungi) a small pore through which spores are discharged.
opening, orifice, aperture, hole, outlet, inlet, ventView synonyms
- ‘In other words, the ascocarp is closed but for an ostiole at the distal end.’
Mid 19th century: from Latin ostiolum, diminutive of ostium opening.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.