Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An image produced by venography.
- ‘Data from both venogram and fibrinogen scans demonstrate that deep-vein thrombosis usually originates in the deep-veins of the leg.’
- ‘A venogram of a normal vein with a functioning valve shows dilation at the sinuses.’
- ‘A venogram performed last Friday showed that all the veins in Olajuwon's left leg are open with no evidence of a dot.’
- ‘A review of upper-extremity ultrasonograms and venograms that were positive for clotting identified thrombotic episodes.’
- ‘A venogram is a test where a dye is injected into a vein in the foot and radiographs (X-rays) are taken of the outlined veins in the leg.’
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.