The volume of blood pumped out of one ventricle of the heart in a single beat.
What Is A “Claret Jug”?Since 1872, the winner of golf's British Open, which is also called The Open Championship and the oldest of the sport's four major tournaments, has won a trophy that goes by an unusual name: the Claret Jug.
How To Use The SlashThe slash (/)—sometimes called a slant, a solidus, a stroke, or a virgule—is a commonly employed symbol in the English language. Whatever you want to call this piece of punctuation, its role in English has greatly changed over time. The word slash first entered English in the late 14th century as a verb to describe the cutting movement of a weapon, a word derived from …
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