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lost tribe

A term of art coined in an article in the Student BMJ which refers to junior doctors in the UK who, after completing the second year of hospital training post-medical school, had been unable to find jobs to continue their training; depending on the respondee, one-third or more of the SHOs did not have jobs.
References in classic literature ?
"Where are the lost tribe?" he inquired, as the girls, one on either side, escorted him to the house.
But he believed that the red men were the descendants of those lost tribes of Israel of whom history has been able to tell us nothing for thousands of years.
The young blades would have it that none other than old Noah himself had come on board with the remnants of the Lost Tribes, and to elderly female passengers spun hair-raising accounts of the sinking of an entire tropic island by volcanic and earthquake action.
In the morning the lost tribes of America came ashore and infested the hotels and took possession of all the donkeys and other open barouches that offered.
AN explorer who vanished in search of a lost tribe of headhunters was found yesterday - surrounded by warring villagers.
Available digitally from Monday and from August 7 on DVD PS19.99/Blu-ray PS24.99 SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE U SMURFETTE (Demi Lovato) discovers a lost tribe of female Smurfs led by SmurfWillow (Julia Roberts), who teach her to use a bow and arrow, and fly through the air on a daisy.
First Contact: Lost Tribe of the Amazon C4, 9pm In these days of the internet and globalisation, it's hard for many us to imagine what it must be like to live without contact from the outside world.
Hurley focused on the people of the Fly River, which was renamed The Lost Tribe for its debut at Carnegie Hall on February 17, 1924 (McGregor 2004:274-5).
Prize-winning journalist Claire Prentices first book, "The Lost Tribe of Coney Island: Headhunters, Luna Park, and the Man Who Pulled off the Spectacle of the Century" (New Harvest, New York, 2014, 416 pages), tells this shocking story with drama and detail.
The prodigiously resourceful frontiersman left Wales for Baltimore in 1792 and walked into the US wilderness in search of a lost tribe of Welsh-speaking Native Americans - the Madogwy, believed to be the descendants of the fabled Prince Madoc - who according to folklore sailed to America in 1170 and intermarried with a native tribe.
Indie-electro dance group, Lost Tribe, will be performing at the Husky vodka party at 11:30 pm.
In a 1925 article in the Scientific Monthly titled "The Vanishing Spruce," referred to the high elevation red spruce (Picea rubens) as a "lost tribe." The lost tribe of red spruce the authors were referring to found refuge in the high elevations in the central Appalachian region during a warming period that took place after the Wisconsin glaciation--part of the last Ice Age, which ended approximately 10,000 years ago.