Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A substance, typically produced by a bacterium, which produces fever when introduced or released into the blood.
- ‘Tests must be performed for pyrogens, sterility, and EO residues.’
- ‘He is responsible for all pyrogen and bacterial endotoxins testing issues.’
- ‘The rabbit pyrogen test is well established as an official end-product test.’
- ‘A proprietary finishing system ensures that the fabric will meet specified pyrogen levels.’
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.