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#1 2012-03-14 16:57:12

From: Montreal
Registered: 2008-03-17
Posts: 1090

"Reddish" for radish

They are reddish, after all.

Highly sensitive labeled streptavidin-biotin horse reddish peroxidase immunohistochemical method (LSAB+/HRP) was used for detection of TNF-producing cells.
Medical journal abstract

Now add chopped onion, chopped reddish, chopped green chilli, salt, coriander and lemon juice , toss them and black chickpeas is ready to serve.
Indian recipe

Thursday 7am I will harvest some onions, sweet peas, reddishes, and all the greens and take to the Food Pantry.
Garden blog

Like if u choose some thing from cucumber some reddishes, raw carrots, salad leaves and tomatoes , and then may be banana, orange or whatever fruit is available, u can eat that.
Eat something phallic – Restoring power after intercourse, Pakistan

Here is East Tennessee, it is common to hear people refer to eating some “reddishes.” They are talking about radishes, the odd little red vegetable that could only be compared to a turnip, if you were pressed to draw a comparison.
Tennessee news site



#2 2012-03-15 00:49:15

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2565

Re: "Reddish" for radish

Under our noses…

Hatching new language, one eggcorn at a time.



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