One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Astronomy a map or diagram showing the distribution of sunspots (or similar regions on other stars).
2Generally a map in which spots or points indicate individual locations or occurrences of something.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Monier Monier-Williams (1819–1899), orientalist.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.