swimming pool granuloma
A chronic, low-grade, wartlike lesion most commonly seen on the knee and caused by mycobacterial infection of a cut or scrape sustained in a swimming pool.
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More Thoughts On the Nonstandard Uses of “Slash”A couple weeks ago Anne Curzan wrote an article for the Lingua Franca blog about new slang uses of the word slash. This article particularly interested me because I, like her students, have been using the slash in these ways for the last five-plus years. As a linguist slash huge nerd, the first thing I did after reading Curzan’s article was search my personal corpus …
- swimming costume,
- swimming crab,
- swimming hole,
- swimming pool,
- swimming pool conjunctivitis,
- swinburne, algernon charles
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