In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
adjective & adverb
- Manipulating the in utero environment may alter the onset of cancers that appear later in the lives of mammals, according to a new University of Toronto study published in the journal Carcinogenesis.
- Her first heartbeat, first kick, every in utero move - all broadcast to a network of family and friends.
- Among children who had at some time in their lives smoked daily for a month or more, those exposed in utero to a mother's pack-a-day smoking had double the odds of progressing to addiction.
- It appears that in utero exposure to nicotine may help to perpetuate a cycle across generations that links addiction and behavioral problems.
- The likelihood of the fetus contracting an in utero infection depends on several factors.
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.